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Measles (Rubeola) Basics - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Measles (Rubeola) Basics

The best way to prevent measles is for all children to be fully vaccinated on time. There are two combination vaccines used to prevent measles: measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine and measles-mumps-rubella-varicella (MMRV) vaccine.

  • Measles
    Fact sheet with general information about measles, including symptoms, complications, tests, and treatment.

  • Frequently Asked Questions about Measles in the U.S.
    Basic information about measles from the CDC.

  • Measles Multimedia
    CDC videos and other multimedia on getting vaccinated and measles prevention. Some videos are available in other languages.

  • Measles Photos
    Immunize.org (formerly the Immunization Action Coalition) offers photos of the disease. Warning: graphic medical images.
Updated Thursday, 27-Oct-2022 16:12:23 CDT