1. New model to predict measles hotspots could prevent outbreaks, study shows  The Independent
  2. These Are the U.S. Counties Where Measles Could Strike Next  Gizmodo
  3. The science behind vaccination to prevent measles and other infectious diseases is time-tested  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
  4. 4 Florida counties, including Orange, could be at high risk of measles outbreak, analysis shows  Orlando Sentinel
  5. A measles outbreak where you live? Study ranks US places at highest risk  CNN
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A new method for determining the risk of measles outbreaks could help health officials target catch-up vaccination and education programmes to minimise the harm from preventable disease. US researchers, led by Johns Hopkins University, used their tool to identify the 25 US counties which have the highest risk of a measles outbreak in 2019 – and say their findings could beA new method for determining the risk of measles outbreaks could help health officials target catch-up vaccination and education programmes to minimise the harm from preventable disease. US

New model to predict measles hotspots could prevent outbreaks, study shows | The Independent

A new analysis co-led by The Johns Hopkins University identified 25 United States counties that are most likely to experience measles outbreaks in 2019. The analysis combined international air travel volume, non-medical exemptions from childhood vaccinations, population data and reported measles outbreak information.A new analysis co-led by The Johns Hopkins University identified 25 United States counties that are most likely to experience measles outbreaks in 2019. The analysis combined international air travel volume, non-medical exemptions from childhood vaccinations, population data and reported measles outbreak information.

New analysis predicts top 25 US counties at risk for measles outbreaks | EurekAlert! Science News

“4 Florida counties, including Orange, could be at high risk of measles outbreak, analysis shows https://t.co/DqqBHhSrEA”

Steven Lemongello on Twitter: "4 Florida counties, including Orange, could be at high risk of measles outbreak, analysis shows https://t.co/DqqBHhSrEA"

“This map shows the geographic distribution of #measles cases in the US this year. As large numbers seen in Clark County, New York & Michigan illustrate, outbreaks of this highly contagious disease can mushroom in pockets of low immunization coverage. https://t.co/NRD3jvvWxb”

Seth Berkley on Twitter: "This map shows the geographic distribution of #measles cases in the US this year. As large numbers seen in Clark County, New York & Michigan illustrate, outbreaks of this highly contagious disease can mushroom in pockets of low immunization coverage. https://t.co/NRD3jvvWxb… https://t.co/8EHKAV6X2b"

“I'm very troubled by reports of measles outbreaks in Orange County, and I urge everyone to get vaccinated in accordance with your healthcare provider's guidance. Thank you to all the healthcare professionals working to keep us safe. https://t.co/x35owN31ir”

Katie Porter on Twitter: "I'm very troubled by reports of measles outbreaks in Orange County, and I urge everyone to get vaccinated in accordance with your healthcare provider's guidance. Thank you to all the healthcare professionals working to keep us safe. https://t.co/x35owN31ir"

“Fresno County taking measures to prevent measles cases in wake of California outbreaks https://t.co/3oxVqeYDaZ”

Yesenia Amaro on Twitter: "Fresno County taking measures to prevent measles cases in wake of California outbreaks https://t.co/3oxVqeYDaZ"

MEASLES is spreading at a rapid rate across Europe, and the World Health Organisation (WHO) are urging authorities to increase their response to combat the deadly outbreak.MEASLES is spreading at a rapid rate across Europe, and the World Health Organisation (WHO) are urging authorities to increase their response to combat the deadly outbreak.

MEASLES OUTBREAK: 100,000 sick as cases hit ‘alarming level’ - WHO warning | World | News | Express.co.uk

A team of researchers who in 2015 correctly predicted where the Zika outbreak would strike now are placing their scientifically-backed bets on where the next big measles outbreak will happen. Number one on a list of 25 counties in danger: Cook County.

Will Cook County be home to the next big measles outbreak? Researchers think so. - Chicago Tribune

A study published Thursday in Lancet Infectious Diseases found that L.A. County is the second most vulnerable in the nation when it comes to measles. Only Cook County in Illinois is more at risk than L.A.A study published Thursday in Lancet Infectious Diseases found that L.A. County is the second most vulnerable in the nation when it comes to measles. Only Cook County in Illinois is more at risk than L.A.

L.A. County is second most vulnerable to measles nationwide - Los Angeles Times

Researchers at UT Austin and Johns Hopkins University used several variables, including international travel and vaccine exemptions and found that 25 counties in the nation, including four in Florida are at a high risk of a measles outbreak. The Florida counties include Miami-Dade, Orange, Broward and Hillsborough.Researchers at UT Austin and Johns Hopkins University used several variables, including international travel and vaccine exemptions and found that 25 counties in the nation, including four in Florida are at a high risk of a measles outbreak. The Florida counties include Miami-Dade, Orange, Broward and Hillsborough.

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