As New York struggles to undo the lies of anti-vaxers, moms step in to help

(CNN)There’s no question: The ongoing measles outbreak in New York is in a league of its own. New York’s effort thus far “doesn’t feel sufficient anymore,” a federal health official told CNN. “You’ve had eight months of sustained transmission and most people would agree you’re not ahead of it.” While observers said New York officials have worked long and hard at quelling the outbreak, they pointed out some areas where there have been missteps. First, public health experts criticized the state for allowing children to go to school even if they’re not vaccinated. Second, some say health authorities in the state waited too long before asking the federal government to send in help. Third, there are concerns state authorities botched …