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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
June 11, 2019 - 2:24 pm
The measles crisis in New York City appears to be slowing down following Mayor Bill de Blasio’s mandatory vaccination order.
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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
June 07, 2019 - 12:52 pm
As New York continues to deal with the worst measles outbreak in over 25 years, concern is beginning to shift from schools to summer camps.
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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
May 28, 2019 - 2:55 pm
As the number of measles cases continues to grow in New York state, there’s a renewed push to pass a bill to force more children to be vaccinated.
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May 18, 2019 - 3:04 pm
A Long Island father says that despite a religious exemption, his unvaccinated daughters have been banned from school.
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Measles vaccine
Sean Gallup / Staff
May 15, 2019 - 9:07 am
Anti-vaxxers were on the offensive in Monsey.
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Yeshiva of Central Queens
Marla Diamond
May 14, 2019 - 8:06 am
The Yeshiva of Central Queens is the only school outside of Brooklyn to be shut down amid the worst measles outbreak in the U.S. since 1994.
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FILE - In this Wednesday, May 8, 2019 file photo, University of Pittsburgh pharmacy student Alexandria Taylor prepares syringes during a free measles vaccination clinic by the Allegheny County Health Department at the Homewood-Brushton YMCA in Pittsburgh. On Monday, May 13, 2019, U.S. health officials say the year’s count of measles cases has surpassed 800, in a growing tally that already is the nation’s highest in 25 years. (Steph Chambers/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette via AP)
May 13, 2019 - 10:37 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials say this year's count of measles cases has surpassed 800, a growing tally that is already the nation's highest in 25 years. A total of 839 cases were reported as of last week. That's the most since 1994, when 963 were reported for the entire year. The Centers...
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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
May 07, 2019 - 6:00 pm
The number of measles cases has risen to 466 in New York City and 84 individuals have now received summonses for ignoring the mandatory vaccination order.
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Measles shot
Carucha L. Meuse/The Journal News
May 06, 2019 - 4:13 pm
As the number of reported measles cases rises, members of several physicians' groups have joined county health officials in calling on New York state to only allow medical exemptions for vaccines.
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Measles vaccine
George Frey / Stringer
May 06, 2019 - 9:03 am
For just about the past month, every day NYU Langone Hospital scans patient records to try to figure out who hasn’t been vaccinated for measles.
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