August 1990

Announcement Date : Aug 1 , 1990Categories: 1990s

A press release issued by the Vancouver Health Department announces that, in 1991, measles is expected to break out across Vancouver; the report cites recent measles outbreaks in a number of major North American cities, including Montreal, Quebec City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Dallas, and Seattle; free measles vaccine will be provided at preschools, schools, daycares, and health units to anyone aged 12 months to 33 years who has never been immunized [720-E-3-F11 004; 720-E-3-F11 010]