August 1974

Announcement Date : Aug 12 , 1974Categories: 1970s

The B.C. Minister of Health, Dennis Cooke, reports that after a few years of reduced cases, rubella is “again on the increase” across the province, with an unexpectedly sharp increase in cases of rubella in spring 1974, in Vancouver, Victoria, and all parts of the Fraser Valley [“Rubella Again on the Increase,” B.C. Medical Journal 16.8 (August 1974): 238 or B.C. Medical Journal 1974 Rubella Again on the Increase]