Study: Tarrant And Collin County 'Hot Spots' For Potential Disease OutbreaksA new study looking at vaccination exemptions for children named both Tarrant and Collin Counties as “hot spots."
CDC Monitoring Measles Outbreak In 21 StatesThe Centers for Disease Control (CDC) says it's monitoring an outbreak of measles in 21 states.
Europe Blames Anti-Vaccination Movement For Surge In Measles CasesThe World Health Organization (WHO) says there were over 21,000 cases of the dangerous virus recorded in Europe last year, four times the number recorded in 2016.
Measles Outbreak In WaxahachieSix people now have the highly contagious virus after North Texans were first warned about that possibility last week.
Possible Measles Exposure At Waxahachie Movie TheaterA customer was sick with measles while attending a movie on January 9 at ShowBiz Cinemas, so anyone else there that day should monitor themselves for a rash or any other measles symptoms through Jan. 30.
Health Officials Confirm Measles At Collin County Elementary SchoolThe Chief Epidemiologist with Collin County Health Care Services has confirmed a case of measles at Schell Elementary.
Abbott Defends Texas Parents' Right To Opt Out Of VaccinesA spokeswoman for Gov. Greg Abbott says he encourages all parents to have their children vaccinated but supports Texas law allowing families to opt out of them.
Patient With Measles Might Have Exposed North TexansThe Tarrant County Public Health Department is working to find out how many people on an international flight into DFW Airport may have been in contact with a measles patient on the plane.