CDC: No New Measles Cases Reported Last Week
CDC: NO NEW US MEASLES CASES WERE REPORTED LAST WEEK FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 11 MONTHS
(CNN) – For the first time in 11 months, no new cases of the measles were reported.
That’s according to health officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
1,241 cases have been reported this year.
That’s the most cases reported in the U.S. since 1992.
The current epidemic centered around New York and Brooklyn.
Most of the cases were among people who weren’t vaccinated against measles.