Thursday, February 5, 2015

It's Ba(r)aaaack

Measles, Virus and Disease – President Obama’s Infectious Legacy…. | The Last Refuge: "[…]  In 2000, the Centers for Disease Control had thought that measles were eliminated in the US, but starting in 2008, cases began to climb. In 2014, the number of cases exploded to over 600, more than all reported cases between 2009 and 2013. The CDC also reported that cases reached a 20-year high in 2014. The CDC determined that the number of cases grew in the US due to an influx of foreign immigrants."