Measles is a highly contagious disease that can be spread by coughing, sneezing as well as contact with contaminated items. Main symptoms include fever, cough, runny nose and rash on the body. The disease can lead to serious complications such as ear and brain infection, pneumonia and even death.
Mumps can be spread by coughing, sneezing and contact of saliva of an infected person. Symptoms of the contagious disease include fever, swelling of salivary glands and headache. It may lead to infertility and inflammation of brain and spinal cord.
Rubella, also known as German measles, spreads through the air. Infected mothers can transmit the disease to the foetus. Symptoms include rash and fever.
MMR vaccination is a very effective way for you to be protected against the 3 contagious diseases.
Be vaccinated against MMR. Prevention is the recommended cure.
Visit any of our medical centres for a MMR vaccination or call 6244 6688 for enquiries.