30 babies placed under home isolation as California grapples with measles outbreak

January 27, 2015 1:19 PM

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Thirty babies have been placed under home isolation in Alameda County after possible exposure to measles, as California grapples with the outbreak that originated at Disneyland, the LA Times reported.

Officials with the Alameda County Public Health Department have contacted 500 people possibly connected to measles patients, and have asked parents of the 30 infants to keep their children home to avoid further exposure to the illness.

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