U.S. Measles Cases Now At 1,182 In 30 States
US MEASLES CASES NOW AT 1,182 IN 30 STATES
Kansas City, MO (KSHB) – The measles outbreak in the United States is showing no signs of letting up.
As of Friday, the number of cases reached 1,182; that’s according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
That’s an increase of 10 cases from the previous week.
Cases have been confirmed in 30 states.
The CDC says most are among people who were not vaccinated against measles.
It also reported more than 75% of measles cases were linked to outbreaks in New York state and New York City.