What Is the MMR Vaccine?

    MMR is a combination vaccine

    The MMR vaccine gives protection against measles, mumps and rubella. It is an attenuated live virus which means it will cause a minor infection of the body with very few symptoms before it is eliminated[1].

    1. (2021). 'Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) Vaccination: What Everyone Should Know". CDC. 26 January 2021. Available at: <https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/vpd/mmr/public/index.html>

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