At least 83 cases of measles have been confirmed in Rockland County. Public health officials are asking residents to check their vaccination status and get vaccinated if needed. All HRHCare Health Centers offer measles vaccinations (also known as an MMR vaccine). If you are unsure about your vaccination status, call your health center and check. Anyone who believes they may have contracted measles should call an HRHCare Health Center and speak with someone about your reported symptoms. Common signs of measles are high fever, cough, runny nose, watery eyes, tiny white spots inside the mouth, and a rash. You can learn more about the measles here.
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