New York county declares state of emergency amid measles outbreak

New York county declares state of emergency amid measles outbreak

A New York suburb has banned children not vaccinated against measles from public spaces, such as schools and shopping malls. Rockland County declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, saying the ban would remain in place for 30 days at least. This comes following measles outbreaks in California, Illinois, Texas and Washington. There have been 153 confirmed cases of measles in the suburb.

KCooper
KCooper
Tommy Hawkins
Tommy Hawkins 1 year

This is another wakeup call to parents to get their children vaccinated!

Top in U.S.
Get the App