The measles outbreak that began last week in the U.S. has infected an estimated 1.3 million people, and more than 6,400 have died, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The outbreak was the largest in history.
The CDC reported Monday that more than 3,000 people have been confirmed infected with measles.
The U.K. confirmed its first case Monday.
The White House and the National Institutes of Health announced on Monday they would provide $6 million to help schools, communities and health care workers prevent measles and other communicable diseases.
The new funds will be distributed among state and local governments and in coordination with community organizations, the U