As of April 19, 2019, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has reported 626 measles cases in 22 states this year alone, with two cases reported in Florida.
Measles, which was eradicated from the United States in 2000, is highly contagious and has prompted the Florida Department of Health to urge Floridians and visitors to get vaccinated.
Here’s how you can keep your children and family safe:
1. Get vaccinated if you haven’t already.
2. Talk to your doctor or health care provider if you have questions or concerns about the measles vaccination or vaccines.
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