Look up Texas vaccine exemption rates for your school or district | The Texas Tribune

Texas has resisted recent attempts to change its vaccine laws, allowing parents to get their children exemptions for "reasons of conscience." Use our lookup tool to see how exemption rates have changed in school districts and private schools across the state. Source: Look up Texas vaccine exemption rates for your school or district | The … Continue reading Look up Texas vaccine exemption rates for your school or district | The Texas Tribune

Quebec City officials confirm first case of measles since 2015 | CTV News Montreal

A case of measles has been detected in a Quebec City hospital for the first time since 2015, health officials confirmed. A middle-aged adult contracted the virus during a trip to Asia and went to the Hotel-Dieu Hospital emergency room on May 30 and 31 while contagious, the director of the regional health authority said. … Continue reading Quebec City officials confirm first case of measles since 2015 | CTV News Montreal

Our View: Measles threat reason enough to vaccinate – Winchester Sun | Winchester Sun

The number of measles cases in the U.S. has skyrocketed in recent years, reaching its highest level in nearly two decades — since the disease was deemed eliminated in 2000 — and the best way to prevent the spread of this dangerous and potentially fatal disease is vaccines. According to the Center for Disease Control … Continue reading Our View: Measles threat reason enough to vaccinate – Winchester Sun | Winchester Sun

California’s governor didn’t do much calm anti-vaccine hysteria | The Sacramento Bee

At a time when vaccination standards have been thrust into the spotlight by Senate Bill 276 and remain a point of national fixation, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s recent comments are deeper than political pandering to a target demographic. The remarks represent more than an everyday gaffe. They are outright irresponsible and emblematic of how policymakers and public health … Continue reading California’s governor didn’t do much calm anti-vaccine hysteria | The Sacramento Bee