ASHLAND, Ore. – Protesters took to the streets in Ashland and Medford Friday, upset over a bill in the Oregon Legislature that could change Oregon’s vaccine requirements. House Bill 3063 would ban all vaccine exemptions in the state outside of ...

ROCKLIN COUNTY, N.Y. (NBC News) – A state of emergency has been declared in Rockland County, New York as health officials work to contain a growing measles outbreak. “Anyone who is under 18 years of age, and is unvaccinated against ...

MULTNOMAH COUNTY, Ore. – A measles case in Oregon was confirmed today by the Oregon Health Authority. The case involves a resident of Multnomah County. Health officials are working to notify individuals who may have been exposed. Click here to ...

MEDFORD, Ore. — According to the Oregon Health Authority, about 400 thousand people have gotten flu shots in the state, which is 40 thousand less than this time last year. Seven people have already tested positive for the flu. “Kids that ...

ASHLAND, Ore.– A recent analysis released by the Oregon Health Authority study has found that nonmedical exemption rates for kindergartners across the state has sharply increased. In 2014, that wasn’t the case. After the state passed a law that year requiring ...

Ashland, Ore. – The Ashland School District’s new pertussis–or “whooping cough”–cases come on the heels of four other cases reported just last month. Now, health officials are advising parents on what to do next. All exposed children who have not ...

Ashland, Ore. – The Ashland School District has confirmed a second case of pertussis–also known as whooping cough–in their district. In a letter addressed to parents, the school said students and employees may have had contact with someone with whooping ...

Jackson County, Ore. – Officials are urging local residents to take precautions after a rabid fox was found near the rural community of Trail last week. Jackson County Public Health said the fox was found on a family’s property on ...

Ashland, Ore. – Local health officials are currently monitoring a “pertussis outbreak” in the Ashland School District. Now, Jackson County Public Health is “requesting that exposed children who have not been vaccinated, or who are under-vaccinated against pertussis, not return ...

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