Study: Vaccination Against Measles Helps Body Fight Off Other IllnessesA new study suggests the measles shot comes with a bonus: By preventing that disease, the vaccine may also help your body fight off other illnesses for years.
Health Officials: Disneyland-Linked Measles Outbreak Now OverHealth officials Friday said a measles outbreak believed to have started in Southern California and went on to spark a national debate over vaccines and public health is now over.
Disneyland-Linked Measles Outbreak Nearly OverA measles outbreak that began at Disneyland in December is waning.
Measles Outbreak Appears To Be Fading, State Health Officials SayAccording to the California Department of Public Health, only three new cases have been reported in the state since the last week of February, with the most recent reported in Ventura County.
Artesia Lawmaker Wants Mandatory Vaccinations For Day Care WorkersA California lawmaker wants to require all day care and pre-school workers to get vaccinated in the wake of a measles outbreak.
131 Confirmed Measles Cases In CaliforniaHealth officials say there have been 131 confirmed cases of measles since December with most of them linked to an outbreak that originated at Disneyland.
6 Students Kept From Riverside County School After Measles ScareRiverside County Department of Public Health officials confirmed Friday that a student at Amelia Earhart Middle School contracted the measles.
Infants To Return To SaMo High School Daycare After Measles Scare More than a dozen infants exposed to a baby with measles at a Santa Monica day care center will be allowed to return to the facility Monday.
Measles Infections In California Grow To 123The number of measles cases in California has reached 123 in the wake of a December outbreak at Disneyland. The California Department of Public Health released the new figure on Friday.
San Bernardino Health Officials Confirm 9 New Cases Of MeaslesThe San Bernardino County Department of Public Health announced Thursday the confirmation of nine cases of measles within its county.
KNX Spotlight: The Vaccine DilemmaShould parents have to vaccinate their kids?
Amid Measles Outbreak, Few Rules Exist Concerning Teacher VaccinationsWhile much of the attention in the ongoing measles outbreak has focused on student vaccination requirements and exemptions, less attention has been paid to another group in the nation's classrooms: Teachers and staff members, who, by and large, are not required to be vaccinated.