1. Measles Cases Continue to Soar, Stirring Concern Over Long-Term Effects  The Wall Street Journal
  2. Measles accelerates to second-highest level in US in 25 years and over 100,000 global cases  CNN
  3. CDC reports 90 new measles cases as outbreak approaches record  The Washington Post
  4. Measles cases see biggest jump this year with 555 confirmed in 20 states  USA TODAY
  5. Measles cases in U.S. surge nearly 20% in early April, CDC says  Reuters
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Public health officials are warning parents not to be fooled by claims that purposefully exposing their children to the measles virus at so-called “measles parties” is a safe alternative to the MMR vaccine.Public health officials are warning parents not to be fooled by claims that purposefully exposing their children to the measles virus at so-called “measles parties” is a safe alternative to the MMR vaccine.

'Measles parties' are a 'terrible idea,' experts warn | CTV News

The number of confirmed cases of measles in the United States this year jumped by nearly 20 percent in the week ended April 11 in the country's second-worst outbreak in nearly two decades, federal health officials reported on Monday.The number of confirmed cases of measles in the United States this year jumped b...

Measles cases in U.S. surge nearly 20% in early April, CDC says - Reuters

Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said in Seattle that vaccines do not cause autism and that everyone should embrace vaccinations.Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said in Seattle that vaccines do not cause autism and that everyone should embrace vaccinations.

CDC director, federal health officials stress importance of measles vaccinations | The Seattle Times

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“CDC reports 90 new measles cases as outbreak approaches record https://t.co/O6lP4kJGe7”

Guy Kawasaki on Twitter: "CDC reports 90 new measles cases as outbreak approaches record https://t.co/O6lP4kJGe7"

“555 measles cases have been reported in 20 states this year as of April 11 — the second biggest caseload in the United States since the disease was eliminated in 2000, CDC said today. https://t.co/0pL2Q2xwsW”

Adriel Bettelheim on Twitter: "555 measles cases have been reported in 20 states this year as of April 11 — the second biggest caseload in the United States since the disease was eliminated in 2000, CDC said today. https://t.co/0pL2Q2xwsW"

“US measles outbreak grows, 555 cases reported by CDC https://t.co/F2SLmsoMW5”

Lauren Hanson on Twitter: "US measles outbreak grows, 555 cases reported by CDC https://t.co/F2SLmsoMW5"

“CDC finds 78 new measles cases as outbreak sprints toward record and experts blame anti-vaxxers https://t.co/62z8Z3rOTI”

Liz Szabo on Twitter: "CDC finds 78 new measles cases as outbreak sprints toward record and experts blame anti-vaxxers https://t.co/62z8Z3rOTI"

New York values are spreading, and they’re sickening — quite literally. Here was Donald Trump in 2014, as electioneering Republicans whipped up wild fears: “The U.S. cannot allow EBOLA infected people back. People that go to far away places to help out are great — but must suffer the consequences!”New York values are spreading, and they’re sickening — quite literally. Here was Donald Trump in 2014, as electioneering Republicans whipped up wild fears: “The U.S. cannot allow EBOLA infected people back. People that go to far away places to help out are great — but must suffer the consequences!”

When leaders make you sick: How politicians in New York and Washington are reacting to a measles outbreak - New York Daily News When leaders make you sick: How politicians in New York and Washington are reacting to a measles outbreak</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/measles-shot.jpg?quality=90&strip=all&w=664&h=441&crop=1" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/measles-shot.jpg?quality=90&strip=all&w=664&h=441&crop=1" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Those who have received two doses of the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine (MMR), should still ask to have the antibodies in their blood checked, especially if they’ve been to one of the growing number of exposure sites.You may be in the crosshairs of the measles crisis and not even know it. Public officials are urging people to double check their immunization records, even if they believe they’ve been vaccinated <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://nypost.com/2019/04/13/people-urged-to-get-blood-tested-even-if-they-have-had-measles-vaccination/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Measles outbreak: Officials urge people to get blood tested even if they have had vaccination</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/04/11/USAT/cfeffd05-1e5a-42e3-ac73-5c2274623c63-measles_vaccination_shot_1X.jpg?crop=1849,1036,x0,y159&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/04/11/USAT/cfeffd05-1e5a-42e3-ac73-5c2274623c63-measles_vaccination_shot_1X.jpg?crop=1849,1036,x0,y159&width=1600&height=800&fit=bounds" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> Another 90 measles cases were reported across the nation last week , the biggest jump this year, for a total of 555 cases.Another 90 measles cases were reported across the nation last week , the biggest jump this year, for a total of 555 cases. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/04/15/measles-outbreak-biggest-jump-this-year/3471982002/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Measles outbreak: Another 90 cases reported for biggest jump this year</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure><amp-ad layout="fixed" width=300 height=250 type="adsense" data-ad-client="ca-pub-3459615361745091" data-ad-slot="7166573532"> </amp-ad></figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://cdn2.newsok.biz/cache/r960_blur-f26430fde206502aff6457bdd644527d.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://cdn2.newsok.biz/cache/r960_blur-f26430fde206502aff6457bdd644527d.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> State health officials are concerned about the current outbreak of measles in the United States, which spread to four new states the first week of April. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports 465 cases of measles have been confirmed in 19 states so far this year, the second-highest number of cases for the first quarter since the disease was eliminated in 2000. No cases have been reported yet in Oklahoma. Measles is so contagious that even a single case would trigger an investigation, officials said. "We need to tighten the rules now before we have an outbreak," Charles Skillings, CEO of St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital, said during last week's meeting of the State Board of Health. APR 15, 2019 - State health officials are concerned about the current outbreak of measles in the United States, which spread to four new states the first week of April. The Centers for Disease Control... <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://newsok.com/article/5628745/growing-measles-outbreak-raises-concerns-in-oklahoma" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Growing measles outbreak raises concerns in Oklahoma</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <figcaption> <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2019/04/15/cdc-reports-new-measles-cases-outbreak-approaches-record/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow"></a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://ewscripps.brightspotcdn.com/dims4/default/0d7cd14/2147483647/strip/true/crop/1024x538+0+84/resize/1200x630!/quality/90/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fewscripps.brightspotcdn.com%2F8e%2F37%2F01d801314136a0b02d7fcbfd8115%2Fmeasles-vaccine-getty-040319.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://ewscripps.brightspotcdn.com/dims4/default/0d7cd14/2147483647/strip/true/crop/1024x538+0+84/resize/1200x630!/quality/90/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fewscripps.brightspotcdn.com%2F8e%2F37%2F01d801314136a0b02d7fcbfd8115%2Fmeasles-vaccine-getty-040319.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> It’s not just children who need the measles vaccine. Health experts warn those born between 1957 and 1989 may not be as protected from the national outbreaks as they think.It’s not just children who need the measles vaccine. Health experts warn those born between 1957 and 1989 may not be as protected from the national outbreaks as they think. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.wcpo.com/news/national/those-born-between-1957-1989-may-not-be-protected-from-measles-despite-getting-vaccine" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Those born between 1957 and 1989 may not be protected from measles, despite getting vaccine</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://img.gentside.co.uk/article/health/measles_c4595d1ef71bc6aaea8f30887eb77bdba7bf9f60.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://img.gentside.co.uk/article/health/measles_c4595d1ef71bc6aaea8f30887eb77bdba7bf9f60.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> A state of health emergency was declared in New York, more particularly in Williamsburg, in the district of Brooklyn. The mayor has required all the inhabitants of the area to be v…A state of health emergency was declared in New York, more particularly in Williamsburg, in the district of Brooklyn. The mayor has required all the inhabitants of the area to be v… <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.gentside.co.uk/health/a-public-health-emergency-has-been-declared-in-new-york-after-an-outbreak-of-this-killer-disease_art3288.html" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">A Public Health Emergency Has Been Declared In New York After An Outbreak Of This Killer Disease</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://static.lakana.com/npg-global-us-east-1/photo/2017/04/21/measles%20virus%20particle.jpg_37851820_ver1.0_1280_720.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://static.lakana.com/npg-global-us-east-1/photo/2017/04/21/measles%20virus%20particle.jpg_37851820_ver1.0_1280_720.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The number of measles cases in the United States made its biggest jump of the year, with 90 new cases reported in just one week, according to numbers released Monday by the US Centers for Disease...The number of measles cases in the United States made its biggest jump of the year, with 90 new cases reported in just one week, according to numbers released Monday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://www.abc17news.com/health/measles-accelerates-to-2ndhighest-level-in-us-in-25-years/1069175604" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Measles accelerates to 2nd-highest level in US in 25 years - KMIZ</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://thehill.com/sites/default/files/article_images/vaccinevaccinationimmunization_060915getty.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://thehill.com/sites/default/files/article_images/vaccinevaccinationimmunization_060915getty.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The number of measles cases in the United States continues to soar, putting the country on track to have its worst year since the disease was officially eliminated in 2000.The number of measles cases in the United States continues to soar, putting the country on track to have its worst year since the disease was officially eliminated in 2000. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/438907-90-new-measles-cases-reported-as-outbreak-approaches-record" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">90 new measles cases reported as outbreak nears record | TheHill</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> <figure> <amp-img width="600" height="300" src="https://thehill.com/sites/default/files/article_images/vaccinevaccinationimmunization_060915getty.jpg" class="attachment-better-amp-small size-better-amp-small wp-post-image" alt="" srcset="https://thehill.com/sites/default/files/article_images/vaccinevaccinationimmunization_060915getty.jpg" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 300vw, 300px"></amp-img> <figcaption> The number of measles cases in the United States continues to soar, putting the country on track to have its worst year since the disease was officially eliminated in 2000.The number of measles cases in the United States continues to soar, putting the country on track to have its worst year since the disease was officially eliminated in 2000. <p><a href="http://glbnews.com/url.html?p=https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/438907-90-new-measles-cases-reported-as-outbreak-approaches-record?amp" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">90 new measles cases reported as outbreak nears record | TheHill</a></p> </figcaption> </figure> </div> </div> </div> <amp-animation id="showAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "600ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "1", "visibility": "visible" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <amp-animation id="hideAnim" layout="nodisplay"> <script type="application/json"> { "duration": "200ms", "fill": "both", "iterations": "1", "direction": "alternate", "animations": [ { "selector": "#scrollToTopButton", "keyframes": [ { "opacity": "0", "visibility": "hidden" } ] } ] } </script> </amp-animation> <!-- ... and the second one is for adding the button.--> <button id="scrollToTopButton" on="tap:top-page.scrollTo(duration=200)" class="scrollToTop">⌃</button> <footer class="better-amp-footer "><div class="better-amp-footer-nav"> </div> <amp-analytics type="googleanalytics"><script type="application/json">{"vars":{"account":"UA-55602305-8"},"triggers":{"trackPageview":{"on":"visible","request":"pageview"}}}</script></amp-analytics></footer></div></body></html>