Listen: Measles, Clark County And Elizabeth Adams discussed on KIRO Nights
"Officials are investigating three more suspected measles cases. In southwest Washington. Seventy cases is already been confirmed. There is extremely worrying for us Elizabeth Adams with you w medicine. She's among the doctors urging pregnant women to avoid the Clark county area altogether. Pregnant women can become extremely ill with measles. They can even die due to measles infection. They can have a Preterm birth or even lose the entire pregnancy due to a measles infection. Most of the cases in our state are among unvaccinated children a Bill that would eliminate personal exemptions for the measles. Mumps rubella vaccine is passed the state house was passionate testimony on both sides during debate last night, including from Representative Paul Harris. The Republican sponsor of the Bill who is also from the epicenter of the current measles. Outbreak Clark county pass this it has raised their community, immunity, it'll make us safer, but Republican Vicky craft you also hails from Clark county was adamant no votes. So that our parents voices are"