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The U.S. Could Lose Its Measles Elimination Status. Here's What That Means In Idaho

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The World Health Organization gave the U.S. Measles elimination status in 2000, but the country is now on the brink of losing it. Idaho Matters talks to people representing different viewpoints on this issue, with Dr. Peter Hotez of Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Christine Hahn of Idaho Department Health and Welfare, Dr. Alicia Lachiondo of St. Luke's and Leslie Manokian of Health Freedom Idaho.

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Samantha Wright is a news reporter and producer for Idaho Matters.