Disneyland measles outbreak linked to low vaccination rates

March 16, 2015 3:26 PM

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Disneyland measles outbreak linked to low vaccination rates

(Reuters Health) - The rapid spread of a measles outbreak from Disneyland in California to communities around the country suggests that vaccination rates in some places may be as low as 50 percent, a study suggests.

"Disneyland is an international attraction and sometimes people are coming from places where measles vaccination rates are low or they don't get the recommended two doses, and that, combined with the fact that there are a lot of pockets of non-vaccination in California and people coming from all ove...

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