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More Measles Cases Reported At FL Elementary School

Posted on AllSides February 26th, 2024
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Two more Florida children have contracted measles after the state’s top health official defied federal guidance to contain an outbreak at an elementary school. Six children at Manatee Bay Elementary School, in Westin near Fort Lauderdale, caught the disease over a week ago.

New state health data show two more cases in Broward County, of a child younger than 5 and another between ages 5 and 9. The newly reported infections bring the total to eight, just days after Florida Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo contradicted federal and medical professional guidance.

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