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Measles case at Bard, on Amtrak

Feb 01, 2015 12:03 am
WPDH reports that the Department of Health in Dutchess County on Fri., Jan. 30 confirmed case of measles at Bard College. The person with the disease took Amtrak train #120 on Sun., Jan. 25 from Penn Station to Albany. Health Dept. officials urge anyone on that train, and who is not immune to the disease, to contact their doctor if they develop a fever. They are also advising anyone who may have been exposed and is experiencing symptoms to contact a doctor or emergency room prior to arrival as measles is very contagious. Bard did notify their campus. There have been two other measles cases in New York City this year. Read the full story at WPDH.