Protecting Your Community: The Urgent Need for MMR Vaccinations as Measles Cases Surge

Breaking News: CDC Issues Health Alert Network Advisory for Measles

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has issued a Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory in response to the growing number of measles cases both domestically and internationally. This advisory aims to alert healthcare providers to this critical issue and provide recommendations on how to prevent new cases and outbreaks in the US.

To protect themselves from contracting and spreading the measles virus, it is crucial for children in the US, as well as those traveling internationally, who are 6 months and older, to be up-to-date on their MMR vaccination. By doing so, individuals can significantly reduce their risk of coming into contact with the virus and potentially contracting it.

For more detailed information about this topic, including background details, recommendations for the public, and additional resources, please refer to the full HAN ADVISORY. Healthcare providers should remain vigilant and follow the guidelines outlined in the advisory to help prevent the spread of measles within their communities.

The Center for Disease Control (CDC) has issued a Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory in response to the growing number of measles cases both domestically and internationally. This advisory aims to alert healthcare providers to this critical issue and provide recommendations on how to prevent new cases and outbreaks in the US. To protect…

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