International Travel and Measles Infographic
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In the past 5 years, there were nearly 1,800 cases of measles in the U.S.
Most of these cases were in unvaccinated people after measles was brought in from international travel.
MMWR vaccine protects against measles, mumps, and rubella
MMR vaccine can be given early if international travel is planned, even for babies as young as 6 months old.
Visit https://www.cdc.gov/measles/vaccination.html to learn more about MMR vaccine
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