Jun 19 - Tarrant County Public Health has confirmed a West Nile Virus positive mosquito sample, the first of the 2019 season, in the City of Colleyville.
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...
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...