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Baltimore City Health Department Investigating Possible Measles Case

It’s the most deadly childhood virus, and it could be right in our area. The Baltimore City Health Department investigates a 12-month-old girl who potentially has the measles.

18 hours ago

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Measles Outbreak That Started In California Expanding

A health warning. The extremely contagious measles virus is back. An outbreak that started at Disneyland is starting to sweep the country.

01/22/2015

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

01/14/2015

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Officials: Thousands Possibly Exposed In Disney Measles Outbreak

Health officials fear thousands may have been exposed to the measles at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure last month.

01/12/2015

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Spike In Measles Cases Nationwide Hits 20-Year High

Measles outbreak. A health warning nationwide, as cases hit a 20-year high. Federal health officials trace the spike back to people who don’t get vaccinated and then travel overseas.

05/29/2014

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Deadly Diseases Like Measles And Mumps Make Frightening Comeback

Deadly diseases, once nearly wiped out, are making a frightening comeback in Maryland and across the country. Now — a warning that parents who don’t vaccinate their children are putting others at risk.

11/07/2013

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Amtrak Passenger With Measles Traveled Through Parts Of Md.

Health alert on the train. A person carrying a very contagious illness came through the Baltimore area.

08/22/2011

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Md. Health Officials Investigating Measles Exposure In Catonsville, Easton & Baltimore

There’s a confirmed case of the measles in Maryland and the health department is warning others could have been exposed.

06/08/2011

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Woman With Measles Prompts Nationwide Scare

A woman infected with measles prompts a nationwide scare and she could have passed the deadly disease to people in Maryland.

02/28/2011

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Measles-Infected Traveler Visited BWI

Public health officials are warning travelers and workers present at four U.S. airports on two recent days that they may have been exposed to measles from a traveler arriving from London.

02/27/2011

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