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​Disease Spotlight: Measles

Measles, a highly contagious viral infection, has resurged as a concerning public health issue in recent years. Despite the availability of a safe and effective vaccine, outbreaks continue to occur globally, posing significant risks to unvaccinated individuals, particularly children. Characterized by fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat, and a distinctive rash, measles can lead to severe complications, including pneumonia, encephalitis, and even death. Understanding the importance of vaccination, recognizing symptoms, and implementing preventive measures are essential steps in combating the spread of this preventable disease. Learn more about measles, its symptoms, treatment options, and how you can protect yourself and your loved ones.

Disease Spotlight: Diseases from Pets

Facts About Hantavirus  CDC
Reducing the Risk of Infections from Pet Rodents
Care in Handling Small Pets

Disease Spotlight: Norovirus

Visit our Norovirus Page

Disease Spotlight: Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

Visit our Pertussis - Whooping Cough Page

Disease Spotlight: Salmonella

CDC Salmonella Page
Salmonella Fact Sheet

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