Where Can You Read About Measles?

Where Can You Read About Measles?

People can read about measles at MayoClinic.org and WebMD.com. Measles is an infection, most often found in children, caused by a virus. It can be prevented by inoculating children with a vaccine, according to Mayo Clinic.

Symptoms of measles include high fever, runny nose, sore throat and a cough. People may also develop red, sore eyes and fatigue. When these symptoms begin to subside, other symptoms that appear include red spots inside the mouth and an all-over body rash, according to WebMD. As of September 2015, there is no treatment to get rid of an already established infection, states Mayo Clinic.