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Worst year for Measles in more than 10 years
This year is on track to be the worst for measles in more than a decade.
There were 159 cases of measles in the United States from January first through August 24th.
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that trend continues, there will be more cases in 2013 than in any year since 1996, when some 500 cases were reported.
They say people who refuse to vaccinate their children are behind the increasing number of outbreaks.
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