Measles is a highly contagious virus that spreads through the air when someone coughs, sneezes, or breathes and the Christian County Health Department is reminding citizens that it is easily preventable.{/span}

According to the Christian County Health Department (CCHD), but it is preventable with the MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) vaccine. The MMR vaccine provides long-lasting protection against measles.

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