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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

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

Measles Cases Confirmed At 2 Mass. Hospitals

The Massachusetts DPH has confirmed two cases of measles which were diagnosed in August at Mass General Hospital in Boston and Metrowest Hospital in Framingham.

09/03/2013

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Low Suspect Case Of Measles Reported At Fitchburg School

Heath officials are reporting a “low” suspect case of the measles in a student at South Street Elementary School in Fitcbhurg.

03/28/2012

Lombardi Trophy and Super Bowl XLVI on the exterior of the J.W. Marriott in Indianapolis. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Indianapolis Health Officials Try To Pinpoint Source Of Super Bowl Measles

Health officials say a person diagnosed with measles may have exposed others at a downtown Indianapolis storefront that housed a television studio, a hat shop and a nightclub during last week’s Super Bowl festivities.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/11/2012

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Report: Super Bowl Fans Possibly Exposed To Measles In Indianapolis

The cost for fans to attend the Super Bowl is sky-high, but possible exposure to measles could make the price much higher than anyone expected.

02/08/2012

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Passenger With Measles Boards Boston-Virginia Amtrak Train

Health officials are warning passengers who took an Amtrak train from Boston to Virginia last week that they may have been exposed to a person with measles.

08/23/2011

Two doses of the MMR vaccine can make a person immune to measles.

Vermont Teenager With Measles Visited Boston’s New England Aquarium

Health officials have confirmed another case of the measles in Boston.

06/03/2011

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Cohasset Fears Possible Measles Case At Nursery School

Cohasset health officials are investigating a possible link to measles at a local nursery school.

05/31/2011

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