Scientists predicted the current measles outbreaks a year ago

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on Popular Science February 5, 2019 at 03:43PM.)

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Data from most recent school year available, generally 2016-17 (2015-16 for a small number of counties)

Infographic by Sara Chodosh – Health

Researchers have been warning us for some time that vaccination rates were dipping dangerously low. Non-medical vaccine exemptions have been rising in most of the 18 states that allow them, and some areas were forming pockets of un-immunized children who would be susceptible to viruses like measles.


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This article and images were originally posted on [Popular Science] February 5, 2019 at 03:43PM. Credit to the original author and Popular Science | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.


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