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Measles

Meaghan’s Story (Flu)

High school student with Hodgkin lymphoma relies on community immunity for protection against vaccine-preventable diseases, including flu

Measles & COVID-19: A Dangerous Combination

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, it may seem odd for public health experts to be thinking about measles, but that is exactly what they are doing. Even before COVID-19, measles vaccination rates fell short of public health goals–and experts are worried about mealses outbreaks.

Measles and Children

Measles can cause serious health problems, especially in children younger than 5 years of age

Measles and Adolescents

Adolescents who were not previously vaccinated for measles should get two doses (with at least 28 days between doses); those who only received one dose previously should get the second dose

Measles Awareness Toolkit

Public Service Announcements (PSAs) and accompanying infographic designed to help spread awareness about the importance of preventing measles