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Lawyer Wants Oakland County Judge To Order Measles Shots For 4 Children

A judge could decide whether to order four children in a Michigan family to get the measles vaccine against the wishes of their parents.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

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Officials On Alert For Measles Ahead Of Super Bowl Crowds

The current measles outbreak which originated in the Disneyland theme park has infected at least 84 people in 14 states, including Michigan, according to the CDC.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/30/2015

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Measles Confirmed In Oakland County Adult; First Michigan Case Of 2015

Officials say the case may be associated with the recent Disneyland outbreak in California.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/23/2015

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Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not Vaccinate

With the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.

01/14/2015

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Get Vaccinated, Health Officials Warn: Measles Is Back In Michigan

“In Michigan we have fewer kids than most states who are up to date on their vaccinations…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/10/2014

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An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. History

Throughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.

08/07/2014

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Measles Cases Reported Among 16 States Including Michigan

Cases of the measles seem to be on the rise and Michigan is one of the 16 states reporting cases since mid-August.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/23/2013

Michigan Report Shows Decline In Chickenpox, Mumps

Michigan health officials say a preliminary report of disease case counts from 2011 indicates childhood vaccination programs are effective

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2012

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