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By Robert On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Mumps confirmed at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse

At least one confirmed and 2 suspect cases of Mumps disease have been identified at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, the La Crosse County Health Department reported today. These cases follow other universities More...

By Robert On Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Mumps cases rise on Ohio State, UW-Madison

The number of cases of the contagious, viral disease mumps on two college campuses continue to rise, according to health officials. Both the Ohio State University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison report additional More...

By Robert On Monday, April 14th, 2014

Mumps outbreak eclipses 200 in Central Ohio

The mumps outbreak in Central Ohio, which was first reported among a handful of Ohio State University students a little over a month ago, has blossomed to 212 cases, according to the latest update from Columbus More...

By Robert On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Central Ohio mumps outbreak rises to 175 cases

The number of mumps cases in the Central Ohio counties of Franklin and Delaware continue their rise. According to the latest numbers released by Columbus Public Health (CPH), 175 mumps cases have been reported in More...

By Robert On Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Mumps on college campuses: Ohio State and UW-Madison

Another university campus is now reporting mumps among it’s student population. The University of Wisconsin-Madison has confirmed that three UW-Madison students have recently been diagnosed with mumps. Mumps More...

By Robert On Monday, March 24th, 2014

OSU mumps outbreak spreads to Franklin County, OH community, 56 cases confirmed in total

The Ohio State University mumps outbreak that, as of Friday, infected 40 people, has spread to the surrounding community in Franklin County, according to a Columbus Public Health (CPH) news release today. Mumps More...

By Robert On Friday, March 21st, 2014
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OSU mumps outbreak hits 40

The number of mumps cases at the Ohio State University has hit 40, with three new cases reported today by Columbus Public Health. Image/Video Screen Shot The three new cases are reported in two OSU students and More...

By Robert On Saturday, February 22nd, 2014

Mumps outbreak at Fordham: Rose Hill and Lincoln Center campuses affected

The outbreak of the viral infection, mumps, has spread to two Fordham University campuses affecting 13 people this week, according to a PIX 11 report Thursday. The University is working closely with the New York More...

By Robert On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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Egypt records more than 800 mumps cases since September

There has been 838 cases of the viral infection, mumps reported in Egypt since September says one Egyptian health expert in a Egypt Independent report Sunday. Image/CIA According to Dr. Amr Qandil, head of the More...

By Robert On Saturday, September 7th, 2013
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Mumps confirmed in Monmouth County, NJ, dozens under investigation

The Monmouth County Health Department reports confirming the first case of the viral, vaccine-preventable disease, mumps Friday, just two days after the first announcement of the outbreak investigation. “Lab More...

By Robert On Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
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Georgetown undergraduate diagnosed with mumps

Georgetown University has informed the university community today that an undergraduate student has been diagnosed with the viral disease, mumps, according to a letter from Assistant Vice President for Student More...

By Robert On Monday, April 8th, 2013

Virginia health officials report 66 suspected cases of mumps

The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) has reported 66 suspected cases of mumps since the beginning of March, according to a VDH alert. Proper immunization can prevent up to 95 percent of mumps cases. Image/CDC Cases More...

By Robert On Saturday, September 29th, 2012

Second Marquette University student confirmed positive for mumps

In a follow-up to an article nearly three weeks ago, Marquette University has confirmed a second case of a student with the vaccine-preventable disease, mumps. Proper immunization can prevent up to 95 percent of More...

By Robert On Thursday, September 6th, 2012

The Isle of Man has seen a 20-fold increase in mumps this year

The self-governing British Crown Dependency, located in the Irish Sea has seen a huge spike in cases of the viral disease, mumps in 2012, according to Isle of Man  Director of Public Health, Dr Parameswaran Kishore. Mumps More...

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