5 How to prevent SSPE
The best possible way to prevent Subacute Sclerosing Panencephalitis is to get measles vaccine in case your child or you have not contracted measles as yet. As per WHO (World Health Organization), the measles vaccine is perfectly safe. On WHO recommendations, children should be immunized with two doses of measles vaccine, or with a MMR (measles, mumps, rubella), or a Measles –rubella combination. Adults who haven’t received these immunizations should get immunized immediately. In case you haven’t been immunized for measles, you should consult your doctor.
Measles can cause:
- Inflammation of your brain
Measles can even cause death. Getting the vaccine is a simple and safe way to keep yourself safe.