There hasn’t been a measles outbreak in Canada recently and the country has gone more than a year without a single case of the disease. Dr. Theresa Tam shared the news about this milestone on Twitter. She said that “measles has also been self-isolating” since the COVID-19 pandemic started. Even though there has been enhanced surveillance going on regularly in Canada, it has been a full year without any reported cases of the disease.

 

 

CDC / Cynthia S. Goldsmith & William Bellini, PhD

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