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The health of the environment and the welfare of people with disabilities appear to be in conflict, but they don’t have to be.

A History of Measles in the United States

In 2000, the CDC declared that measles had been eliminated from the United States. Now, almost two decades later, the nation is grappling with multiple outbreaks and hundreds of cases a year. How did we get here?

Producing Prevention: The Complex Development of Vaccines

Recent increases in cases of measles in the U.S. show the effect of vaccinations.