• September 18, 2020

Tags : measles

Department of Public Health Confirms Sixth Measles Case

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed that a male in his mid-20’s tested positive for measles, making it the sixth measles case in El Paso. “We can’t stress enough the importance of being vaccinated against measles. It is our best defense and very well proven for over 50 years […]Read More

Third case of Measles confirmed in El Paso

On Monday afternoon, officials with the City of El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed that a second male toddler has tested positive for measles (rubeola). The announcement comes nearly a week after the first two cases in more than 25 years were reported by the DPH in El Paso. “Because El Paso’s […]Read More

Public Health Officials confirm two Measles cases in El Paso

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health (DPH) has confirmed that a woman in her late 40’s and a male toddler have tested positive for measles (rubeola). “Measles is so contagious that someone who has the disease should expect that 90 percent of the people around them, who are not immune, could become […]Read More