Measles Cases Now At 1,241 In 31 States

MEASLES CASES GO UP BY 7 TO 1,241

(CNN) – The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow.

As of Thursday, the number of cases reached 1,241.

That’s according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

That’s 7 cases more than the previous week.

Cases have been confirmed in 31 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.

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