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  1. Public health officials warn Canadians to update vaccines after mumps outbreak strikes in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Post

    Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and measles cases are probed in Nova Scotia. The viral infections are both covered by the measles-mumps-rubella or measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccines.

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  2. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    The dividen... )--John Gerspach, Chief Financial Officer of Citigroup, will present at the RBC Capital Markets 2017 Financial Institutions Conference on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.

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  3. Picard: Mumps outbreaks underscore need for vaccinationsRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    ... at 12 months and again at 15 months or at age 4, depending on where they live. In some provinces, they get chickenpox vaccine at the same time (MMRV). Practically, that means most kids born before 1996 - the demographic of NHL players, avid ...

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  4. In First Phase 3 Trial, Merck's Investigational Inactivated Varicella ...Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Information Technology

    ... of zoster or postherpetic neuralgia. ZOSTAVAX should not be used for prevention of primary varicella infection (Chickenpox). "Patients undergoing auto-HSCT have an increased risk of HZ and associated complications due to impaired cellular immunity. ...

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  5. Public urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reportedRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | 680News

    Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and measles cases are probed in Nova Scotia. The viral infections are both covered by the measles-mumps-rubella or measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccines.

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  6. Merck's VZV vaccine candidate successful in first late-stage study in immunocompromised patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The first pivotal Phase 3 clinical trial assessing Merck's inactivated varicella zoster virus vaccine , V212, for the prevention of herpes zoster in immunocompromised patients who have undergone autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation met its primary endpoin t. The data were presented today at the combined annual meetings of the Center for International Blood & Marrow Transplant Research and the American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation in Orlando, FL.

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  7. BRIEF-In first phase 3 trial Merck's virus vaccine (V2120...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Reuters

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  8. Canadians urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    A nurse prepares a vaccine at the Skagit County Public Health office in Mount Vernon, Wash., May 10, 2012. A nurse prepares a vaccine at the Skagit County Public Health office in Mount Vernon, Wash., May 10, 2012.

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  9. Here is everything you to need to know about mumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 900 CHML AM

    ... the illness. The vaccine is part of the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) and MMRV (measles, mumps, rubella, and chickenpox) vaccines. "In Alberta, we recommend two doses of mumps-containing vaccine," Alberta Health Services (AHS) medical officer of ...

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  10. Global Varicella Vaccine Market Size- 2016 Analysis, Cost, Consumption, Segment, Sales Revenue 2021Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    The market research report by QY Research provides detailed study on the overall Varicella Vaccine market size, its financial positions, its unique selling points, key products, and key developments. This research report has segmented the Varicella Vaccine market based on the segments covering all the domains in terms of type, country, region, forecasting revenues, and market share, along with analysis of latest trends in every sub-segment.

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  11. Chickenpox outbreak reported at Buncombe County schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... of immunization or risk being held out of school for 21 days. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says chickenpox is highly contagious and causes a "blister-like rash, itching, tiredness and fever."

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  12. Rise in mumps outbreaks prompts U.S. officials to weigh third vaccine doseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    Vaccines for chickenpox and measles, mumps and rubella at a Kaiser Permanente East Medical office in Denver. Federal health officials are evaluating the benefit of an additional dose of mumps vaccine because of the increasing number of mumps outbreaks since 2006.

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  13. Pruritus Therapeutics Market Sizing with Competitive Landscape by 2016 - 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SBWire

    Pruritus Therapeutics Market: Overview Pruritus is a chronic itching condition caused due to dermatological disease including atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, mycoses, chickenpox etc. Growing prevalence of diseases like atopic dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis and urticaria around the world is expected to drive pruritus therapeutics market.

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  14. Immunization Bill Gets Elm City BoosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New Haven Independent

    When he returned to New Haven in 2015, Dr. Byron Kennedy encountered a troubling statistic: Approximately 3,000 kids in the city's public school system weren't up to statewide immunization standards. And those were just the students who were accounted for.

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  15. Autism link to herpes during pregnancy may be overstated, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WOI

    A herpes flare-up during early pregnancy doubles the odds of a woman giving birth to a child who is later diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder, according to a study published Wednesday in mSphere, a journal of the American Society for Microbiology. The authors believe a mother's immune response to a genital herpes infection could be disrupting the development of a fetus' central nervous system.

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  16. Chickenpox outbreak reported at Buncombe Co. schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | FOX Carolina

    According to the department of Health and Human Services, five students at one school have had the illness since the start of February. Chickenpox, which is easily passed via coughing, sneezing or fluid from blisters, can be more severe for young children or the immunocompromised.

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  17. Female-fashioned frightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | San Diego Reader

    "Four deadly tales directed by four killer women." That's the tagline for XX, the new horror anthology opening Friday at the Digital Gym.

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  18. HIV rash: What does it look like and how long does it last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Medical News Today

    ... painful, crusty blisters on the mouth, genitals, or both. Herpes zoster, which is the same virus that causes chickenpox , also causes shingles . People with shingles develop painful bumps, usually on just one side of the body. However, people with ...

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  19. Molluscum contagiosum is a stubborn rashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Newsday

    ... used on an enemy. It's a raised rash caused by a virus in the pox family. The difference between molluscum and chickenpox, for instance, is that mollusum isn't accompanied by fever or other systemic symptoms. "It is literally just a skin rash," says ...

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  20. Tributes to Maidstone four-year-old Riley Riddall after tragic leukaemia deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Kent Online

    Tributes have been paid to a larger than life four-year-old known as "Smiley Riley" who tragically died after a short battle with leukaemia. Riley Bourne started showing signs of chicken pox on Sunday, February 12. He was showing the usual symptoms, with spots covering his body and him feeling lethargic.

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