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					BY DAVID, BRYAN AND ALEX
       BRYAVIDEX
There are twenty-one types of measles.
   Some are Pertussis, Tetanus and
         Hepatitis B Rubeola
Measles are an infection in the
    respiratory system.
The Measles are highly contagious. The
 virus stays on clothes and spreads on
     whoever touches the clothes.
There is no specific treatment just lots
          of fluids and rest.
In 1963 ten years after Gypsy had the
measles. The first vaccine was licensed
              in the U.S.
     When having the measles one of the
 symptoms is your eyes get very sensitive to
the light. One out of ten victims out of 64,500
 people go blind when having the measles if
   exposed to light for only .25 of a second.
  Chiggers are small blood-sucking
mites that unlike mosquitoes their bites
       last for up to three weeks.

				
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