After their life-saving liver transplants mother and daughter are happy to be home.
As Mother’s Day neared, Georgina Barba wasn’t making any provisions.
“I don’t really plan anymore, because then something ends up happening,” says the 36-year-old Carson, California, mother of three. “The main thing is that we will all be home.”
Los Angeles is the latest metropolitan area affected by a measles outbreak — the L.A. County Department of Public Health is investigating five cases. Below are answers to commonly asked questions to help you better understand measles, and more importantly, whether you or loved ones are at risk:
What is measles?
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