Measles (Rubeola)

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What home remedies helped alleviate your measles symptoms and signs? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: B, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: May 19

I am 67 now. I was 9 or 10 when I had the 10 day measles. My grandmother came to help take care of me. I had rash from head to legs. Calamine lotion reduced itching. Fever of 105 was reduced with what seemed to be cold baths. When we had the vision test at school, I was near-sighted, diagnosed due to measles. I was allowed to sit in the living room near a big picture window in the summer sun. Supposedly that made the measles hard on my eyes. I still wear glasses.

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