The Illinois Department of Health responds to the occurrence of measles in the United States
The best way to protect yourself from measles is to vaccinate.
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CHICAGO – The best way to protect yourself from measles is to vaccinate. Therefore, workers from the public health worker in Illinois increase access to vaccines in response to the outbreak of measles in the United States what includes seven cases in Illinois.
The Illinois Department of Health emphasizes the importance of measles vaccination vaccination. Also It extends the reach in communities with low rates of vaccination and educating the public about the importance of vaccines.
While the governor of that state JB Pritzker says his government "understands the threat of measles cases very seriously".
The agency announced on Tuesday that it was working with the Illinois State Board of Education to study why some schools have lower vaccination rates and specifically identify who is not vaccinated.