Important information about measles in Birmingham
Measles is a serious health risk and cases are rising in Birmingham and Solihull. For protection against measles, contact your GP practice to get your MMR immunisations.
Measles is a preventable disease and almost 100 percent of people who have had both doses of the MMR vaccine are immune for life.
There is a version of the MMR vaccine, Priorix, that contains no pork ingredients. You can request Priorix when you contact your GP practice.