Allegheny Co. Health Dept. Contacts Employees Possibly Exposed To Measles, Warns Public Of Long-Term ComplicationsThe Allegheny County Health Department is taking a proactive approach to get people vaccinated after the recent measles outbreak.
Health Department To Operate Measles Vaccination ClinicThe Allegheny County Health Department will operate a measles vaccination clinic in Homewood on Wednesday.
Allegheny County Health Dept. Warns Of Additional Locations For Potential Measles ExposuresThe health department has new information on where Allegheny County residents may have been exposed to individuals who have been diagnosed with measles.
Local Urgent Care Clinics Seeing Spike In Calls Following Confirmed Cases Of MeaslesLocal urgent care clinics have seen a spike in calls about measles following five confirmed cases in Allegheny County.
'This Is Going To Be Considered An Outbreak': Allegheny Co. Now Has 5 Confirmed Cases Of Measles, Officials Recommend Checking Immunity StatusAllegheny County now has five confirmed cases of measles, local officials are recommending people check their immunity status.
Measles Outbreak Confirmed In Allegheny County With Potential Exposure Reported At Pittsburgh International AirportFour more cases of measles have been confirmed in Allegheny County, and one of the infected individuals was at Pittsburgh International Airport.
Local Doctors Flooded With Calls Following Measles Diagnosis In PittsburghLocal doctors have been responding to calls and questions regarding vaccinations following a case of measles in Pittsburgh.
Health Department: Allegheny Co. Resident Diagnosed With MeaslesAn Allegheny County resident has been diagnosed with measles.
Amid U.S. Measles Outbreak, State Rep. Proposes Bill Requiring Doctors Treat Unvaccinated ChildrenCalled the "Informed Consent Act," H.B. 286 says a health provider could not “harass, coerce, scold or threaten a patient or parent” from refusing immunization.
At 681 Cases So Far, U.S. Measles Outbreak Now Largest Since Disease Declared Eliminated In 2000Overall, there have been 681 measles cases across 22 states this year, according to CNN's analysis of data from state and local health departments.
Measles Accelerates To 2nd-Highest Level In U.S. In 25 YearsThe number of measles cases in the United States made its biggest jump of the year, with 90 new cases reported in just one week.