Health Experts Denounce Anti-Vaxxers For Vaccine 'Crisis', Call For Stronger LegislationIn the last couple of weeks, numerous North Texas schools have closed due to flu outbreaks and there are currently 9 cases of measles in the state.
4 Children Among 5 Confirmed Cases Of Measles In TexasIn just the last 48 hours health officials say five cases of measles have been confirmed in southern Texas.
Southwest Airlines Passenger In Texas Diagnosed With MeaslesA passenger on Southwest Airlines flights from Dallas to Houston to Harlingen and back late last month was diagnosed with measles.
Measles At Plano West Keeping Unvaccinated Students At HomeStephen Yoss found out as a toddler he was allergic to the measles vaccine.
Plano ISD Students & Parents Watching For Measles SymptomsHealth officials in Collin County have confirmed one case of measles at Plano West Senior High School. Now students and parents are being warned to watch for symptoms.
Measles Case Confirmed At Plano West Senior HighThe time period when students, faculty and staff could have been exposed is August 14-16 according to Collin County Health Care Services.
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.
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.
Measles Outbreak: To Vaccinate Or Not VaccinateWith the potential to affect thousands, the recent outbreak of measles in the U.S. has placed a spotlight on a debate that’s raged for years.
Protecting Your Family From Measles, CyclosporiasisNorth Texas health officials are navigating three different major illnesses. Here are some tips to protect your family.