Tag: measles

Measles outbreak kills more than 4,000 in Congo this year

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — More than 4,000 people have died in Congo this year in the world’s largest measles outbreak, the United Nations children’s agency said Wednesday. The Central African nation is also battling an Ebola outbreak that has killed about half that number since August 2018. Since January, more

Teen with measles visited Disneyland, and O.C. officials are warning of exposure

A teenager from New Zealand visited Los Angeles and Orange counties this month and made a trip to Disneyland while she was sick with measles, potentially infecting others, health officials warned Friday. Los Angeles County officials have not warned of measles exposure in the area. But Orange County officials say