"As the outbreak continues to grow and even spread to other counties in NY, the mayor has ordered that people who are unvaccinated have 48 hours to get their shots or they will be fined "$1,000 per instance". He also said schools in certain areas that permitted attendance by unvaccinated students could be fined or temporarily closed.
America's largest urban area, New York City, has taken the extraordinary move of making vaccinations mandatory for some people who may have been exposed to the measles virus in a hard-hit, predominantly Orthodox Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn. The city has confirmed 285 cases of the highly contagious disease city wide, with 228 cases confirmed in Williamsburg.
The health officials will try to persuade any unvaccinated person who has been exposed to measles to get the vaccine.
"Measles is a risky, potentially deadly disease that can easily be prevented with vaccine", Dr. Herminia Palacio, deputy mayor for Health and Human Services explained.
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"Vaccines are safe and effective - and they work."
It is a strong stance but one that the city hopes will help stem the outbreak. Complications can include hearing loss, pneumonia, swelling of the brain and death.
"Utahns don't need to panic, but rather carefully consider their vaccination status", she said, adding it isn't too late to get the vaccine.
Medical corporation Merck & Co. will decidedly face the music in the ongoing class action and related anti-trust lawsuit involving its mumps vaccine - a product routinely given to babies and children for generations. The ultra-Orthodox communities of the county are the most affected by the measles outbreak according to the New York Times.
"In order to prevent an outbreak in your community, you have to have a 97 percent herd immunity rate", Sheffield said.
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He grabbed Manzano's arm at one point and players from both teams tried to contain him. But it is not justifiable because an insult is never justifiable".