Study shows measles wipes out 20 to 50% of antibodies against an array of viruses and bacteria, depleting a child's previous immunity. Measles-ravaged immune system must 'relearn' how to protect the body against infections. Study details mechanism and scope of this measles-induced 'immune amnesia.' Findings underscore importance of measles vaccination, suggesting those infected with measles may benefit from booster shots of all previous childhood vaccines. [...]
Police say there are “multiple gunshot victims” in Odessa and Midland, Texas after one or more suspects opened fire, according to the Associated Press.
Devin Sanchez, director of communications for the city of Odessa, told NBC News that at least one person was killed and about 10 have been injured.
The AP reports that the Midland, Texas Police Department said Saturday that one of the suspects was seen driving a gold-colored vehicle and is armed. Odessa, Texas authorities said the other shoo [...]