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May 15, 2019 - 12:48 am
The nation's birth rates last year reached record lows for women in their teens and 20s, a government report shows, leading to the fewest babies in 32 years.
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April 22, 2019 - 1:14 pm
Outbreaks in New York state continue to drive up the number of U.S. measles cases, which are approaching levels not seen in 25 years.
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April 19, 2019 - 1:20 pm
Three months ago, this flu season was shaping up to be short and mild in the U.S. But a surprising second viral wave has made it the longest in 10 years.
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March 26, 2019 - 10:53 pm
A county in New York City's northern suburbs declared a state of emergency Tuesday over a measles outbreak that has infected more than 150 people since last fall, hoping a ban against unvaccinated children in public places wakes their parents to the seriousness of the problem.
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October 16, 2018 - 3:41 pm
U.S. health officials on Tuesday reported a jump in cases of a rare paralyzing illness in children, and said it seems to be following an every-other-year pattern.
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October 12, 2018 - 10:11 am
A small but growing proportion of the youngest children in the U.S. have not been vaccinated against any disease, worrying health officials.
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