Measles on the verge of eradication in the
"Steep Decline in Measles a Bright Spot in U.S. Health Efforts"
Los Angeles Times (www.latimes.com)
(01/26/03) P. 1; Ornstein, Charles
Statistics show that measles cases in the United States continued
to ebb last year, with only 36 cases reported, down from 116 in
NOTE: It will be interesting to see the statistics from 2002
since very few children were able to obtain the vaccine from Merck
- who still has the single doses on back order...