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Drew: Part III: Measles, Your Child and Your Summer Plans

By Samuetta Hill Drew This is the final article in the series about protecting your child at home and abroad when on summer vacation. It...

Drew: Part II: Measles, your child and summer plans

By Samuetta Hill Drew Last week’s article reviewed the seriousness of the measles disease and why. It also addressed possible health ramifications for children who...

Drew: Part I: Protecting Your Child This Summer From Measles

By Samuetta Hill Drew Summer is the time of year schools are closed and adults plan a family vacation. These summer trips are usually a...

Measles outbreak prompts physician recommendations, support for vaccinations

By Savannah Koplon UAB News https://youtu.be/lmukEpghtR0 University of Alabama at Birmingham infectious disease and primary care experts urge the public to know their vaccination status and educate themselves...

Ellis: Confirmed cases of measles on the rise

By Glenn Ellis Measles, a virus declared “eliminated” from the United States in 2000, actually saw 349 confirmed cases in 26 states and Washington, D.C....