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When we talk about vaccines, we usually relate them small children, perhaps the flu each year in the case of adultsHowever, we regret to say that this is not always the case. Indeed, If you were born between 1970 and 1989, you may need this vaccine.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), it is called vaccine for any preparation you are looking for create immunity against a disease stimulating the production of antibodies. Therein lies its importance Enhances the immune system and prevent serious diseasessame life-threatening.
In spite of all the Myths diffuse around these means of immunization, there is no scientific evidence to support them. The only real thing is that the anti-vacuum movement is putting the rest of the population at risk and Promoting the emergence of outbreaks of eradicated diseases.
This is the case of measles outbreak, which takes into alert to many countries, but to a greater extent for the United States, since according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), so far in 2019, the more cases since he had eliminated the disease in 2000, where most are unvaccinated persons.
Remember that, given that viruses can cross borders through people, it's very important have all your vaccines. Yes Were you born before 1989?Surely you will say you have been vaccinated, you can even have your vaccination cardHowever, there is something you do not consider.
Currently, children receive 2 doses gives viral triple, a combination against measles, rubella and mumps (SRP), which has an efficiency of 97%, however, for the born before 1989 (inside and outside the US), only one dose was applied, with an efficiency of 93%.
Yes well It's not mandatory If they apply to you, it is something that you should take into account, especially if you leave the country constantly. Although you were vaccinated between 1963 and 1967 with dead virus vaccines, the CDC recommends receive the current version which is more effective
In addition, if you have no idea if you have been vaccinated, it would not hurt for you to apply it, especially if you plan to travel to the United States or some country with measles outbreaks Recent Updates
Finally, if after traveling or be within your countryfeatures symptoms such as fever, dry cough, cold, sore throat, conjunctivitis, white spots with a blue-white center and a red background on the mouth or inside the cheeksor rash (large and flat patches), consult your doctor, because according to the Mayo Clinic, they are symptoms of measles.
These may appear 10 to 14 days after being exposed to the virus, what It is spread through coughing, sneezing or even drops of saliva when talking about someone infected.
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