Measles Outbreak

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Sophia Hall
September 19, 2019 - 5:28 pm
The Nassau County Health Department is warning Long Island Rail Road riders that they may have been exposed to measles during their commutes last week.
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September 03, 2019 - 10:44 am
New York City Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot said in a statement early Tuesday that an emergency declared earlier this year has been lifted.
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June 16, 2019 - 3:50 pm
The battle to contain the worst U.S. measles outbreak in 27 years has a new front: summer camp.
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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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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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May 30, 2019 - 8:16 am
The Department of Health reports that the measles outbreak has reached Staten Island and Manhattan.
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Rockland County Executive Ed Day
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May 20, 2019 - 2:42 pm
Rockland County Executive Ed Day is requesting President Donald Trump take action to stop the spread of measles.
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Measles Anti-Semitism
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May 01, 2019 - 1:00 pm
Hate crimes against the Jewish community continue to increase in New York and the measles crisis seems to be worsening the situation.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio Public Health Crisis
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April 30, 2019 - 9:58 am
New York City health officials have closed more schools in Brooklyn and issued additional fines Monday as part of efforts to contain the growing measles outbreak.
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April 17, 2019 - 6:59 pm
New York City's Board of Health has voted to extend last week's emergency declaration ordering mandatory measles vaccinations in four Brooklyn ZIP codes.
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