REPORT: CDC warns massive measles outbreak has hit 21 states

BY TEAM DML / AUGUST 15, 2018 /

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Tuesday afternoon that 107 people from 21 states, including North Carolina, have reported contracting the measles.

The other states included are Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington.

The report from ABC11 also stated the following:

This number will likely outpace the number of measles cases reported in 2017.

There were 118 cases in 2017, and only 86 the year before that.

The last outbreak was in 2015 when 188 people contracted measles.

The outbreak was linked to an amusement park in California where it is thought that a traveler from overseas brought it to the U.S.

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1 Comment

  1. Steve August 15th, 2018 at 12:41 pm

    Keep letting these people from shithole countries in and we will have mass epidemics of all types

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