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4 Your Health: Measles outbreak continues to grow in U.S.

(NBC News)- The measles outbreak in the United States continues to grow.

As of last Thursday, the number of cases reached 1,241, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

That’s seven cases more than the previous week. Cases have been confirmed in 31 states.

The CDC says most are among people who were not vaccinated against measles.

Priscilla Casper

Priscilla Casper is an anchor and multi-skilled journalist for News 4 Tucson. She anchors weekdays at noon and 4 p.m.

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