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New York state officials issue measles alerts for the three-state area



NEW YORK – Authorities released a new Sunday warning about possible measles photography in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. CBS New York reports that public health officials are concerned about people who have come into contact with two tourists from Europe.

Authorities say tourists visited a Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Brooklyn last Sunday before stopping at the Watchtower for Jehovah's Witness facilities at Tuxedo Park and Patterson, New York.

Symptoms of measles include fever, rash, cough, conjunctivitis or runny nose, and usually occurs 1

0 to 12 days after exposure.

Officials advise persons who may be in contact with symptoms related to measles in order to communicate with their doctor, […]. to contact their local clinic or the emergency room before taking care of the spread of the disease

More information on measles can be found here Health.

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