Measles Immunization

You have the power to protect yourself and your child against measles with a safe and effective vaccine.

Measles are still pertinent in the United States. States surrounding Ohio including Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, and Pennsylvania all have reported cases of Measles.

Get vaccinated. The best protection against measles is the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine. The MMR vaccine provides long-lasting protection against all strains of measles.

Make sure you and your kids are up-to-date on the MMR vaccine. Talk with your healthcare provider about vaccination. The MMR vaccine is available through the Auglaize County Immunization Program. You need two doses of the MMR vaccine for best protection.

Friday, May 31, 2019