Talking Points: Director Of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology Discusses Measles OutbreakThe prestigious medical journal "The Lancet" lists Hennepin County as one of the U.S. counties most likely to get the next outbreak of the measles.
Measles Outbreak: Nearly 300 Students Quarantined At 2 CA UniversitiesNearly 300 students and staff at two major southern California universities are under quarantine as health officials warn they might have been exposed to measles. CBS News correspondent Carter Evans reports that at Cal State Los Angeles, 198 are quarantined. Seventy one students and 127 staff members might have been exposed in a campus library.
CDC Monitoring Measles Outbreak In 21 StatesThe Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says it's monitoring an outbreak of measles in 21 states.
Allina Implementing Restrictions Due To Measles Outbreak; MN Cases Now Up To 48Officials with Allina Health said Monday they are restricting visitors for all hospitals and clinics due to the recent measles outbreak.
MDH: Number Of Cases In Measles Outbreak Climbs To 21The number of cases in the Minnesota measles outbreak continues to climb.
Number Of Cases In Measles Outbreak Climbs To 11State health officials said Wednesday that there are now 11 cases of measles in Minnesota.
'U' Student With Measles Passes Infectious StageMinnesota's only active measles case, a 20-year-old University of Minnesota student, has passed the infectious stage. It will be at least another week until health officials find out if that one case spread elsewhere.
Flashback: Measles Outbreak In 2011 Sickened 21The University of Minnesota is in the news this week after a student tested positive for measles – the first confirmed measles case for the school in 20 years. But it hasn't been long since Minnesota experienced an outbreak.
Minnesota Measles Outbreak Hits 20 CasesThe state Health Department is confirming three more cases of measles in Minnesota, bringing this year's total to 20. That's twice the number of confirmed cases seen in the state during the past 10 years.