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Texas / Measles Outbreak #1050610

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 27, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The measles outbreak in a Texas megachurch that promotes faith healing and opposes childhood vaccinations examined; scenes shown from the Eagle Mountain International Church near Ft. Worth; details given about other measles outbreaks in the US and the belief of an autism-vaccination link. [Pastor Terri PEARSONS†- comments on the outbreak; says now do this {vaccination} in faith.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper, Sanjay Gupta) What is known about the contagion of measles among the unvaccinated, the lack of a link to autism, why it is not okay to delay vaccinations, the latest autism studies discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi;
Sanjay, Anderson Cooper,
Duration:
00:07:10

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