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Global Health: Measles Outbreak Now at 880 Cases, With Fastest Growth Still in New York

There have now been 880 measles cases reported in this year’s outbreak, already the largest since 1994, federal health officials said on Monday. An additional 41 cases were reported last week, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of those, 30 were in New York State, which is having the country’s most intense… Read More »

Summer flu cases double in NSW

An “unusually high” number of people have been hit with the flu this summer in NSW – double that seen in 2018. NSW Health on Friday said there had been 2196 confirmed cases of influenza across the state in the five weeks to February 3. While it’s not unusual for a spike in flu cases… Read More »