More measles in Halifax

There are now seven cases of the measles in the Halifax area…four more than last week.

Medical officer of health Dr. Trevor Arnason says he isn’t surprises given how contagious the disease is. He told CBC someone can catch it by just going into a room and infected person was in two hours before.  He says they have been able to identify the common locations where all the sick individuals were. He’s also encouraged only seven cases have been identified.