May 23 - Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed that a traveler who passed through DFW Airport on a May 15 connecting flight has tested positive for measles.
May 21 - The kids are still in school, but it's not too early to get their immunizations for the next school year...
Mar 21 - Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed a Tarrant County resident has tested positive for Measles. This is the first case of measles reported in Tarrant County in several years and it is not related to any other measles case in North Texas.
No doubt you've heard news of measles cases springing up locally
and nationally. Did you know that year-round transmission of measles
was declared eliminated in the United States back in 2000? And yet,
these cases have appeared. Regardless of where they came from, we
now know a major factor they have in common is that they happened
AMONG THE UNVACCINATED.
AND DID YOU KNOW: vaccines by themselves do not kill diseases...