Measles Reality Check

Read this well written article by Peggy O'Mara to understand measles better.

"We have to tolerate some disease because even when a vaccine is as effective as the measles vaccine, it won’t work for about 2% to 8% of recipients. And, measles vaccine acquired immunity is reported to wane in at least 5% of cases, within 10 to 15 years after vaccination."

Vaccine protection begins to wane with all immunizations.  That is why boosters are recommended. 

Click on the link below to read the article: