Newton County Health Department Offering Measles Immunizations
The Newton County Health Department is offering the vaccine for Measles, Mumps and Rubella to the public due to what they call an increasing number of Measles cases in Missouri. Measles is a highly contagious respiratory illness spread by contact with an infected person through coughing and sneezing. The Department tells News Talk KZRG they're also encouraging people to check their immunization status.
Call the Health Department at 417-451-3743 to find out more.