POPSUGAR Moms Autism Measles Infections Up Due to Autism Fears by Moms 8/22/08 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest Click to ReadMeasles Infections Up Due to Autism Fears Authorities (other than Amanda Peet) are blaming parents' fear of autism for a recent surge in measles. The rate of measle infections this year beats every other year since 1996. Read More Autism POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Stay Sane and SavvyWith Our Moms Newsletter Personalize Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR.