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How bad could the NYC measles outbreak get?

"The problem is, there's nothing more difficult to contain than a measles epidemic," health policy fellow Peter Hotez says of the recent outbreak in New York. "The measles virus is the most highly transmissible virus we know about." BuzzFeedNews: https://bit.ly/2Gg34EN