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6 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

The taboo subject of vaccine injuries

Gwenn wasn't thinking about anything but her son's deteriorating health when she rushed him to the British Columbia Children's Hospital in 1996.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Medicine, North America, Canada, World News

10 hrs ago | Carrickonshannon Today

School vaccinations

The HSE are reminding parents to ensure their children get the school vaccination booster to protect them against potentially serious infections before the Summer.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, iPhone

14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Ohio school district excludes unvaccinated students

Anna Hermsen, 20, receives a mumps, measles and rubella vaccination shot from nurse Jan Bush on April 27, 2006 in Iowa City, Iowa.

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Related Topix: Health, Education Etc., Vaccinations, Ohio State University, Sangamon County, IL, University of Wisconsin Madison

20 hrs ago | The Star Press

Richard Feldman: Vaccines and autism: Numerous studies indicate no connection

A number of celebrities continue to actively promote the notion that vaccines in general, or that receiving too many vaccines too quickly, can lead to autism.

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Related Topix: Autism, Health, Vaccinations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sat Apr 19, 2014

RiverBender.com

Illinois Counties See Spike In Viral Disease

Mumps are on the rise in Sangamon and Morgan counties. Health officials say Morgan County has reported 40 cases of the viral infection, which is more than the 26 cases in all of Illinois last year.

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Related Topix: Health, Sangamon County, IL

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Extra Vaccination Push Underway In Ohio As Mumps Outbreak Spreads

Health officials are making an extra push for vaccination against mumps in Columbus, Ohio, in the wake of an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Columbus, OH, Ohio State University, Medicine, Nursing

National Public Radio

Extra Vaccination Push Underway In Ohio As Mumps Outbreak Spreads

Health officials are making an extra push for vaccination against mumps in Columbus, Ohio, in the wake of an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, Columbus, OH, Ohio State University

The Whitecourt Star

Province promotes message of immunization

Town of Whitecourt mayor Maryann Chichak and Alberta Health Services public health nurse Jean Day show off the official Whitecourt Proclamation of Immunization Week on April 26 to May 3. Barry Kerton That is the message Alberta Health Services wants to get out during Immunization Week, which will be held on the last week of April.

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Related Topix: Canada, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, North America, World News, Vaccinations, Health, Chickenpox

The Jersey Journal

Small outbreak of mumps at Stevens Institute of Technology campus

Those who contracted the disease at the small Hoboken university were sent home, and the school has since been working closely with the state Department of Health and Hoboken's Health Department, city spokesman Juan Melli said in a statement.

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Related Topix: Health, Stevens Institute of Technology, Education, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

Fri Apr 18, 2014

TheDailyBeast.com

Another U.S. Mumps Outbreak

This week, New Jersey joined New York and Ohio as the third U.S. location to have a mumps outbreak this year-and it probably won't be the last.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Family, Kids, Teenagers, Chickenpox

The Columbus Dispatch

Olentangy students without mumps vaccine must stay home for 25 days

Five students from the Olentangy Local Schools will be staying home for at least 25 days or until they get a mumps vaccine following news that a cluster of two cases has been found in one building.

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Switched

Why You Can Still Catch The Mumps, Even If You've Been Vaccinated

Yet another mumps outbreak has hit a college campus. The Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, N.J., has confirmed that eight students are ill after being infected with the mumps virus.

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Related Topix: Health, Vaccinations, Stevens Institute of Technology, Fordham University, Ohio State University, Infectious Diseases, Medicine

The Modesto Bee

Multiple mumps cases found in central Ohio school

A Delaware General Health District spokeswoman said Friday that students who haven't been vaccinated for mumps will be excluded from attending the Delaware County school where the cases were reported.

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Related Topix: Health, Ohio, Ohio State University

WKYC-TV Cleveland

Childhood diseases making a comeback

The mumps outbreak in Columbus at Ohio State University is now over 230 cases. The majority of which stems from students on campus.

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Related Topix: Health, Ohio State University, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Vaccinations

The Modesto Bee

Spike in mumps cases reported across Illinois

The State Journal-Register reports there has been 52 cases of the viral infection reported in Morgan and Sangamon counties.

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Related Topix: Health, Sangamon County, IL

WXOW-TV La Crosse

Mumps virus reaches UW-La Crosse

The La Crosse County Health Department has confirmed one mumps case, and suspect two additional cases on the UW-La Crosse campus.

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Related Topix: Health, La Crosse, WI, La Crosse County, WI, Vaccinations

Holtville Tribune

CDC Reports on Effective Strategies for Reducing Health Disparities

Evidence-based interventions at the local and national levels provide promising strategies for reducing racial and ethnic health disparities related to HIV infection rates, immunization coverage, motor vehicle injuries and deaths, and smoking, according to a new report by the CDC's Office of Minority Health and Health Equity.

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Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Examiner.com

Mumps erupts at university in New Jersey

The New Jersey Department of Health announced April 17 that eight cases of mumps had been found in students attending the Stevens Institute of Technology in Hoboken, NJ.

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Related Topix: Health, Stevens Institute of Technology, Education, Hoboken, NJ, Vaccinations, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Lantern

234 mumps cases reported, outbreak spreads to Columbus State Community College

As of Thursday afternoon, 234 mumps cases had been reported in Franklin and Delaware counties.

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Related Topix: Health, Franklin County, OH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

WTOV9

Suspected case of mumps in Belmont County

WTOV9, wire report BELMONT COUNTY, Ohio - Officials at the Belmont County Health Department confirm they have one suspected case of mumps in the county.

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Related Topix: Health, Belmont County, OH, Ohio State University

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