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Two More Cases of Measles in Manitoba

April 17, 2014 6:22 PM | News

Two more cases of measles have been reported in Manitoba, bringing the total number of those infected to seven.

Public health officials say the sixth case is in a man in his 40s who lives in the Winnipeg area. The seventh case is in a woman in her 30s from the Southern Health-Santé Sud health region.

People who were at Sobeys at 1500 Dakota St. in Winnipeg from noon to 5 p.m. on April 13 should be aware of the possibility of exposure.

Those who visited the location and think they might have measles or have been in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with measles should phone their health-care provider or Health Links-Info Santé at (204) 788-8200 or 1-888-315-9257 for more information.