Measles Outbreak Discovered At Illinois Daycare
Five babies at an Illinois daycare are believed to have contracted the measles, and at least ten more could also be at risk.By Jasmine Bailey | February 5, 2015
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more than 100 people in 14 states have been affected by the measles virus since last month.
That number rose Thursday after an Illinois daycare was hit by the outbreak. Five infants are now believed to have been infected. Two cases have been confirmed so far.
"Illinois public health officials are investigating the outbreak at KinderCare Learning Center in Palatine. ... This news comes after Cook County's first case of measles was confirmed as an adult," WHOI reported.