Measles and Travel: Should You Be Worried?
With all of the media coverage regarding measles, it’s not a surprise that the CDC recently issued a health advisory on the outbreak. Although the measles virus was eliminated from the United States in 2000, it’s now making quite a comeback. Measles is brought to the country by travelers who have not received proper vaccinations; and, according to the WHO, it’s one of the most infectious diseases currently known. Stay safe and informed with this list of commonly asked questions we hear from travelers, including advice for preventing measles.