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Read: 1,000 Students, Staff Exposed to Measles at L.A. Colleges Asked to Stay Home

1,000 Students, Staff Exposed to Measles at L.A. Colleges Asked to Stay Home

Until those students and faculty members can provide proof of their immunization, they will remain under quarantine until further notice.

Read: NYC Declares Measles Emergency, Orders Vaccinations for Some

NYC Declares Measles Emergency, Orders Vaccinations for Some

Residents over the age of six months who live in four specific Brooklyn ZIP codes must be vaccinated or face a fine of up to $1,000.

Read: Measles Outbreak in Wash. Anti-Vax Hotspot Prompts Public Health Emergency

Measles Outbreak in Wash. Anti-Vax Hotspot Prompts Public Health Emergency

Clark County, where an estimated 22 percent of students are not vaccinated, has confirmed 34 cases of measles since Jan. 1.

Read: U.S. Health Security Has Improved in Recent Years, Researchers Say

U.S. Health Security Has Improved in Recent Years, Researchers Say

Despite hurricanes, storms, floods, fires and extreme temperatures touching every region of the country in 2018, its health security increased 3.1%.

Read: Vaccine Exemptions Triple in California as Parents Doctor-Shop

Vaccine Exemptions Triple in California as Parents Doctor-Shop

A state senator, who is also a pediatrician, is sponsoring a new bill that would require the state health department to sign off on all medical exemptions.

Read: N.Y. Judge Denies 44 Unvaccinated Students from Returning to School

N.Y. Judge Denies 44 Unvaccinated Students from Returning to School

After a severe measles outbreak in Rockland County, N.Y., the judge denied all unvaccinated children from returning to school.

Read: Study: Thousands of U.S. Kids Not Vaccinated

Study: Thousands of U.S. Kids Not Vaccinated

The rate of young children not receiving vaccinations has increased for the third year in a row.

Read: Kids in U.S. ‘Hotspots’ Most Susceptible to Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Kids in U.S. ‘Hotspots’ Most Susceptible to Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

In one southern Idaho county, 27 percent of the kindergarten population did not receive childhood vaccinations in the 2016-2017 school year.

Read: Academy of Nursing Issues Briefing on Role of Full-Time RNs in Schools

Academy of Nursing Issues Briefing on Role of Full-Time RNs in Schools

Researchers have found the presence of a full-time school nurse increases immunization compliance, improves chronic condition management and helps with managing mental health issues.

Read: New California Law Limits Student Vaccination Exemptions

New California Law Limits Student Vaccination Exemptions

Starting next year, parents will only be able to send unvaccinated children to school if they have a note from a doctor.

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