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U.S. measles cases at its highest since elimination in 2000: CDC

Apr 25, 2019 , Reuters
The United States has recorded 695 measles cases from 22 states as of April 24, the largest number of cases reported in the country since measles was eliminated in 2000, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday....
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This is the worst year for measles in the US since the disease was eliminated nationally in 2000

Apr 25, 2019 , CNBC Health
As of Wednesday afternoon, 695 cases of measles were confirmed in 22 states, the CDC announced, surpassing the previous high of 667 cases for all of...
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U.S. measles cases hit highest level since eradication in 2000

Apr 25, 2019 , Reuters
The United States has confirmed 695 measles cases so far this year, the highest level since the country declared it had eliminated the virus in 2000, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Wednesday....
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US measles outbreak is largest since disease was declared eliminated in 2000

Apr 25, 2019 , CNN Health
Measles cases in the United States have surpassed the highest number on record since the disease was declared eliminated nationwide in 2000....
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As Country Wages War On Largest Measles Outbreak In Decades, There’s Been Radio Silence From The White House

Apr 24, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
President Donald Trump’s absence in the national conversation about the measles outbreaks has prompted some debate in the public health community about whether he should be playing a more active role. Meanwhile, another 71 cases were reported last week, bringing this year's total to 626....
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U.S. Set to Break Measles Cases Record

Apr 24, 2019 , WebMD
Just a few months into the year, the United States is set to break an annual record for the number of measles...
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U.S. records 71 new measles cases in week as outbreak spreads

Apr 23, 2019 , Reuters
The United States recorded 71 new measles cases last week, a 13 percent increase as the country faces its second-worst outbreak of the disease in almost two decades, federal health officials said on Monday....
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Measles nears record in US as the disease spreads in New York

Apr 23, 2019 , CNBC Health
The CDC confirmed 71 new cases of measles last week, bringing the total for the year to 626 cases. In 2010, the worst year on record since measles was said to be eradicated in the U.S., the CDC confirmed 667...
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US inches closer to measles record, with more than 600 cases reported

Apr 23, 2019 , CNN Health
There have been 626 cases of measles reported in the United States this year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That's 71 more than the agency reported last week in its weekly update....
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China finds more cases of African swine fever on Hainan island

Apr 21, 2019 , Reuters
China has detected new cases of African swine fever in six farms across four locations in Hainan province, the agriculture ministry said on Sunday, adding to two earlier cases of the contagious disease identified in the province on Friday....
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Insurers To Be Allowed To Prevent Drug Coupons From Applying To Annual Limit On Out-Of-Pocket Costs In Some Cases

Apr 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
CMS will allow insurers to implement the restrictions when there's a generic drug available to the patient. CMS argues that the rule would encourage patients to use generic drugs and lower drug...
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Are you protected from measles? It may depend on when you were born

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Nearly two decades after measles was declared eliminated in the US, the country and the globe have seen an upsurge of cases -- including adults who thought they were protected by the vaccine. Now, some are questioning whether they are properly vaccinated and whether they are still at risk for getting measles....
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Rural health clinics struggle to fight skyrocketing syphilis cases

Apr 20, 2019 , CNN Health
Syphilis is spreading from big cities into rural counties across the Midwest and West. One Missouri clinic has seen more than six times as many cases in the first few months of 2019 compared with the same period last year. Communities grappling with budget cuts and crumbling public health infrastructure also lack experience in fighting the disease....
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As Families Come Together For Passover, Public Health Officials Anxious Holiday Could Exacerbate Measles Outbreak

Apr 19, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Many of New York's measles cases have been in an ultra-Othrodox Jewish community and public health officials fear the upcoming holiday is a recipe for disaster. Other news on the outbreaks focuses on mandatory vaccinations, flight attendants, more cases, and vaccination...
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Indiana University is dealing with a mumps outbreak -- and most cases are linked to a fraternity

Apr 19, 2019 , CNN Health
At least 16 cases of mumps have been reported at Indiana University since Februrary, and nine cases have ties to a single fraternity....
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Fact Not Fiction: Measles Vaccine Is Safe, Effective And Lifesaving

Apr 18, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Regional and local measles outbreaks have hit communities across the country in 2019, with 555 cases reported so far this year by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the second highest number of cases since 2000 when measles was declared eliminated from the United States. Measles i......
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Cholera cases rise in Kenya's capital, top hospital says

Apr 17, 2019 , Reuters
The Kenyan capital has experienced a jump in cholera cases, one of the city's top hospitals said on Tuesday, adding that eight of its own staff had been infected with the disease....
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FDA's Added-Sugar Labeling Policy to Pay Sweet Dividends

Apr 17, 2019 , RxList
Revealing the added sugars in packaged foods and beverages would prevent nearly one million cases of type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular disease in the United States and save about $62 billion in societal costs, new research...
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555 Confirmed Measles Cases in U.S. Since Jan. 1: CDC

Apr 17, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 555 Confirmed Measles Cases in U.S. Since Jan. 1: CDCCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/15/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/16/2019 12:00:00...
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Rite Aid highlights MMR vaccine availability

Apr 17, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
As of April 11, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have confirmed 555 cases of measles in the country. Read More...
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