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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

Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (Photo credit GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

Measles Case Reported At RI Hospital & Roger Williams Medical Ctr.

Authorities are tracking down and notifying people who may have been exposed to a patient with measles at Rhode Island Hospital and Roger Williams Medical Center.

06/28/2014

Mass General Hospital in Boston. (WBZ-TV file image)

Boston Officials Confirm MGH Treated Case Of Measles May 5

The Boston Public Health Commission confirms Massachusetts General Hospital treated one patient for measles May 5.

05/15/2014

Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (Photo credit GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

2 New Measles Cases Confirmed In Middlesex County

The Department of Public Health says the residents live in Middlesex County.

03/05/2014

Measles Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccination. (Photo credit GEOFF CADDICK/AFP/Getty Images)

CVS Minute Clinic In North Attleboro May Have Been Exposed To Measles

A man developed a rash and was seen at a CVS Minute Clinic in North Attleboro Friday.

03/03/2014

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Person With Measles Treated In Wellesley

One of the two people infected with measles was treated at Harvard Vanguard in Wellesley on February 17.

02/26/2014

Trader Joe's in Framingham. (WBZ-TV)

Measles Patients Identified As Framingham, Spencer Residents

A restaurant and a corporation in Framingham are now dealing with exposure to measles, a day after it was revealed an infected person was at a Trader Joe’s in town.

02/25/2014

Trader Joe's in Framingham. (WBZ-TV)

Two Confirmed Cases Of Measles In MetroWest

Health officials are reporting two confirmed cases of measles in MetroWest.

02/24/2014

Child gets vaccine. (WBZ-TV photo)

Growing Number Of Families Opt Out Of Vaccines For Kids

Vaccines have been proven to prevent childhood diseases like whooping cough, measles, and mumps. But, not all parents are convinced the shots are safe for their kids.

12/18/2013

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DPH Reaching Out To Patients Possibly Exposed To Measles

The Department of Public Health says a toddler and an adult sought treatment for measles in August, sparking concern that others may have been exposed.

09/04/2013

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