The latest news on measles
'German measles' caused serious birth defects in 3 cases in 3 states in 2012, health officials say
Current tracking system needs to take this into account, use other strategies, researchers say
Parents more likely to have requirements waived in states with easy or philosophical exemption policies
But coverage for measles does not yet meet national standards in 15 states
But measles, chickenpox protection remains a concern
But public health professionals say it’s vital for high schoolers to ensure their shots are up to date.
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But more than 100,000 still die each year, report says.
Most cases were tied to travel abroad, occurred in unvaccinated individuals
Kaiser Permanente researchers find youngsters aged 4 to 6 not at higher risk after shots