Infections

Is another epidemic coming?

Is another infectious disease about to run rampant in California? A year ago the state Department of Public Health had reported 3 cases of measles; this year 32.  Los Angeles Orange and Riverside counties are home to 21 of the 32 cases. The virus-caused disease is more than an unseemly rash, though that is its most visible symptom. Complications can include pneumonia, even death. If all this...

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