Measles

measles

Why Are There So Many More Measles Cases This Year?

With the total number of statewide measles cases already at nearly six times the annual average, doctors fear the rise will only continue.

05/26/2011

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

Two More Measles Cases In Massachusetts

Health officials say that makes 17 measles cases this year.

05/25/2011

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

2 Cases Of Measles Confirmed At Brookline School

There are two more confirmed cases of the measles in Massachusetts.

05/20/2011

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

5 New Measles Cases Confirmed In Mass.

The state Department of Public Health said Tuesday there are five new cases of measles in Massachusetts.

05/10/2011

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

Woman Diagnosed With Measles After Flight To RI

Measles, a highly contagious disease considered rare in the U.S., has turned up in the Ocean State.

04/15/2011

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

Health Officials Confirm 2nd Measles Case In Boston

Boston health officials confirmed a second case of measles in the city on Wednesday.

03/02/2011

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

Measles Case Suspected In UMass Boston Faculty Member

A UMass Boston faculty member is suspected of having measles, according to Boston health officials.

03/01/2011

Boston health officials handed out free MMR vaccinations to more than 100 people on Friday. (credit: Bernice Corpuz)

Officials Announce 3rd Suspected Measles Case In Boston

Boston health officials said there is another suspected case of the measles in the city.

02/25/2011

(credit: AP/Thomas Kienzle)

Boston Health Officials Working To Keep Measles From Spreading

Health care officials are working to contain the potential spread of measles in Boston’s Back Bay. A worker at the French consulate was diagnosed with the highly contagious infection.

02/23/2011

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