Diseases and Conditions
Information about select diseases and conditions -- including prevention measures, symptoms, and treatment. Visit the website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for more diseases not listed here:
** MEASLES ALERT **
The U.S. is seeing an uptick in measles cases. Most have been imported by travelers returning from Europe, which is experiencing a large outbreak.
Measles is very contagious and potentially fatal. It's preventable through vaccination. Check with your doctor or the health department to make sure you and your family have been fully vaccinated. Learn more about measles.