The resurgence, which public health officials blamed in part on the spread of misinformation about the safety of vaccines, has been concentrated mainly in Washington state and New York with outbreaks that began late last year.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says it is now tracking more than 1,200 measles cases confirmed since Jan. 1, the highest since 1992. It announced 21 new cases were confirmed last week,..
The United States recorded 21 new measles cases last week, raising the total number of confirmed cases this year to 1,203.
According to Reuters, the escalating numbers seen across 30 states marks the..