CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County health officials have issued a warning for potential measles exposure.
Cook County Department of Public Health officials warn that a resident with measles visited Panera Bread located at 400 West Division Street on July 13 between 5 and 8 o’clock p.m.READ MORE: Jussie Smollett Takes The Stand At His Disorderly Conduct Trial
The following day, the person visited Jewel-Osco on the 300 block of Euclid Avenue in Mount Prospect between noon and 4 p.m.
Those who believe they may have been exposed are asked to call their doctor before they go to the office to avoid putting other patients at risk.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: How Are Global Shortages Affecting Local Customers?
Measles can be spread through the air.
Symptoms include rash, high fever, cough, runny nose, and red, watery eyes and can develop up to 21 days after exposure.
The person was infected with measles while traveling overseas.MORE NEWS: Chicago Teachers Union Demanding Action After Over 100 People In Woodlawn In Quarantine
For more information, visit https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/diseases/measles