How to prevent and mitigate the spread of measles in a home

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As a precautionary measure, it is recommended that all family members in the home limit the amount of time they spend together, or limit their visits to short periods of time.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, between January 1 and May 15, the number of measles cases in the United States rose by 9,600 cases, and the number reporting cases declined by nearly 13,600.

The number of confirmed cases rose by 11,700, with about 12,400 people in the U.S. reporting at least one case.

Among the 6,700 cases reported to CDC, the most recent confirmed case was a 21-year-old woman from California who traveled from her home in Los Angeles to Colorado, and she became the first person in the nation to report a case of measles.

In a statement, CDC director Dr. Tom Frieden said that “while we cannot yet predict with certainty when the next case will be identified, we do know that we are on the right path to protecting the public and preventing outbreaks.”

However, there is some concern that a shortage of vaccines and the increasing demand for them could lead to a shortage.

“I think that the longer that we wait to vaccinate people, the more likely it is that people will be exposed to the measles vaccine virus and the more vulnerable they are going to be to contracting the virus, so it is a concern,” said Dr. Jennifer Stahl, director of the Division of Vaccines and Immunization at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

While the number and type of cases have dropped, measles cases continue to increase, particularly in areas with large populations of children.

The number of reported cases, as well as the number with confirmed cases, increased by nearly 10,000, and there are still 8,700 reported cases in California alone, according to the CDC.

Dr. Thomas Frieden, the director of CDC, said that the public health community has the opportunity to work with local and state governments to develop vaccines and immunizations, and to work to protect the health of the population, especially children.

It is imperative that everyone, including parents, vaccinate their children, Dr. Stahl said.

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