Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Provides Tuberculosis, Measles UpdatesThe Allegheny County Health Department has been looking into cases of tuberculosis ever since a Pittsburgh Public School District student came down with the disease.
Old Diseases Making A ComebackTuesday, officials say a parent reported that their child – a student at Ben Franklin Elementary School – had a scarlet fever.
Health Officials: More Allegheny Co. Kids Getting Measles Vaccinations At Recommended AgesThe measles - highly contagious, and according to most medical experts, highly preventable.
Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith 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.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
Health Dept.: 2nd Measles Case A False AlarmAllegheny County health officials say a report of a second case of measles within the last month was a false alarm.
2nd Measles Case Under Investigation By Health Dept.The Allegheny County Health Department is investigating after a second person has come down with a suspected case of the measles this month.
Allegheny County Health Dept. Investigating Measles CaseOfficials with the Allegheny County Health Department who are investigating after a resident was diagnosed with measles are urging anyone who may have been exposed to report it.
Officials Issue Warning After Person With Measles Rides Port Authority BusOfficials are asking people to come forward, after it was discovered that a person rode a Port Authority bus while infected with measles.
Measles Outbreak In Europe Puts U.S. Health Officials On AlertA big measles outbreak in Europe has health officials watching for any concerning patterns here.