When I bring animals into my home, they become my family. About 10 years ago, I kept saying I want a cocker spaniel. I love cocker spaniels, I had one growing up and they are so kind and loving and just beautiful dogs. Then one day I got my cocker spaniel.
My journey with the flu began on the last day of 2012. I had just had a birthday lunch with my mom because it was her birthday. After lunch, I picked up my cousin (from NYC) who was finishing up her yearly visit with my grandmother and we made our way back to Amarillo.
Thought to be eliminated in the US since 2000, the number of measles cases spiked last year to 222, the highest number in 15 years. Not surprisingly, the majority of those affected did not receive the measles vaccine, said a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.