Number of Confirmed Measles Cases Rises to 95; 66 Unvaccinated Students Asked To Stay Home From School
California officials say the measles outbreak linked to Disneyland has spread to eight states and Mexico, affecting a total of 95 people, 79 of whom are in California. Meanwhile, 66 unvaccinated students at Palm Desert High School on Wednesday were told to stay home until Feb. 9 over measles concerns.
- "Measles Outbreak With Disney Park Origins Grows to 95 Cases" (AP/San Francisco Chronicle, 1/29).
- "Measles Outbreak: At Least 95 Cases in Eight States and Mexico" (Xia, "L.A. Now," Los Angeles Times, 1/28).
- "66 High School Students Told To Stay Home Over Measles Scare" (AP/San Francisco Chronicle, 1/28).