How to Spot the Measles

They're getting ready to pack their bags and head to camp. But as kids prepare to share close quarters, there's something parents should know: The United States is facing its largest measles outbreak in seven years -- and measles spreads fast. After someone with measles coughs or sneezes, the virus lingers for up to two hours after that person walks away. "The thing about measles is that it's extremely contagious," said Anne Schuchat, director of the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's...Full Story
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