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Columbus public health officials provide update on mumps outbreak

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Tweet Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health said on Tuesday that they are continuing to investigate an outbreak of mumps in Ohio, and encouraged everyone to make sure they were vaccinated. Franklin and Delaware counties reported 224 cases … Read More »

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The Ohio State University mumps outbreaks spreads into Franklin County

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Tweet Columbus Public Health in Ohio is investigating a mumps outbreak in Columbus and Franklin County and recently urged all persons that have yet not been vaccinated against the infection to do so immediately. The outbreak is believed to have … Read More »

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MMR vaccine connected to lower rate of hospital admissions


Tweet Vaccination with the live measles, mumps and rubella vaccine after vaccination for other common infections was associated with a lower rate of infection-related hospital admissions, according to a study published on Wednesday in JAMA. A group of Danish researchers … Read More »

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Denmark experiences largest number of mumps cases since 1994

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Tweet Denmark’s Statens Serum Institute recorded 47 laboratory-confirmed mumps cases this year, the largest number recorded in Denmark since 1994, the SSI said on Wednesday. The first mumps cases were detected in February and 11 of the cases were reported … Read More »

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More than 200,000 MMR vaccines ordered by U.K. doctors


TweetMore than 95 percent of U.K. general practitioner offices have ordered additional MMR vaccines, which will require a total of more than 200,000 MMR vaccines to keep up supplies for the national catch-up program. The MMR vaccine is developed to … Read More »

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More than a dozen suspected mumps cases at Baltimore university

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TweetOfficials at Loyola University in Baltimore said last week that more than a dozen students came down with mumps or suspected mumps cases. Loyola University officials said the cases started in mid-February, and they are advising students on ways to … Read More »

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Third MMR dose likely stopped 2009-2010 New York mumps outbreak

Tweet A new study has shown that administering third dose of the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine to children likely stopped a 2009–2010 mumps outbreak in Orange County, New York. Guidelines in the United States call for children to receive two … Read More »

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Berkeley student contracted mumps in Europe

According to state public health officials, a UC-Berkeley student contracted mumps on a trip to Europe and infected others upon returning to campus, where as many as 44 people have now been diagnosed. Read More »

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California mumps outbreak grows

Mumps outbreak reported at California university

British Columbia warns of mumps outbreak

Two doses of mumps vaccine superior to one

Vaccinations needed to fight future mumps outbreaks

Experts say America not ready for mumps outbreak

CDC says mumps outbreak continues in N.Y.

More mumps cases reported in Iowa

Sinovac submits clinical trial application for mumps vaccine

Resurgence of mumps seen in males in Ireland

Vaccine not fail-safe in ongoing mumps outbreak

New York City urges some to get mumps vaccine

More than 1,000 get mumps in New York, New Jersey since August

The Lancet retracts study linking autism to vaccine

Rise in mumps cases blamed on youngsters missing out on MMR jabs

Another study finds no link between vaccine, autism

Mumps outbreak hits N.Y. Jewish community

U.S. reports largest mumps outbreak in 3 years