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  1. Take a look at Richland's newest french fry factoryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... ones happy and out of the ER. Although vaccines have nearly eliminated this once common childhood disease in the U.S., mumps is still a concern throughout much of the undeveloped world, and has had several recent outbreaks stateside. Carrie ...

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  2. Dr Cathy Stephenson: Have we really seen the end of measles?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... The measles vaccine is given as two doses to children over the age of a year, as part of the MMR vaccine (measles, mumps and rubella). Although we currently have great uptake of the measles vaccination - around 90 per cent of our children are fully ...

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  3. COLUMN: Vaccinate your kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Squamish Chief

    ... out a Facebook alert for vaccinations after Vancouver Coastal Health issued a warning about several new cases of the mumps. We were greeted by a message that said: "I think it's very wrong for your newspaper to be posting an article that supports ...

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  4. Syracuse University mumps case tally may exceed 40Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

    SU has been isolating students with confirmed, probable and suspect cases to stop the spread of mumps on campus. Some are staying in hotels.

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  5. Documentary Sheds Light on Vaccine LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Pharmacy Times

    ... career, working for the US Army, E R Squibb & Sons, and Merck. In 1963, when Dr. Hilleman's daughter contracted mumps, he swabbed the back of her throat. Four years later, he invented the vaccine for mumps using the strain he collected from his ...

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  6. Ladies Night Out Spooktacular coming to HonokaaRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    From 6-9 p.m. Oct. 27, Hamakua-Kohala Health will host the free Breast Cancer Awareness event at North Hawaii Education &Research Center. Also sponsored by AlohaCare, the event will include a costume contest and more than a dozen vendors and informational booths including flu shots, A1C testing, Hale Ho'ola Hamakua, Blue Zones Project, Food Basket of Hawaii, Tutu &Me: Home Visiting Program, DOH West Hawaii Public Nursing with information about mumps and rat lungworm, Hui Malama Ola Na Oiwi plus LuLaRoe, Pretty Please Boutique, doTerra Oils and 101 Financial.

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  7. Mumps outbreak could last another yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    ... from any device. Register with us and content you save will appear here so you can access them to read later. The mumps outbreak in Auckland has now seen 600 people affected and could continue for up to a year, says a public health expert. In early ...

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  8. LIST: DC-Area Schools' Vaccine Requirements and ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | NBC Washington

    ... or religious exemption, D.C. law requires your child to receive immunizations against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, mumps, measles, rubella, polio, Haemophilus influenza type (Hib), hepatitis B, and varicella in order to attend school. Students in ...

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  9. Livingston Health Department Confirms New Measles CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | WHMI-FM Howell

    ... to measles, they are urged to seek immediate medical treatment. The MMR vaccine, which protects against measles, mumps, and rubella, is available at the health department as well as through primary care doctors and many local pharmacies. You'll find ...

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  10. Fifth case of mumps confirmed in six weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Manawatu Standard

    The patient is in isolation and Public Health Services staff are working with those the person had come into contact with to reduce the risk of the highly-infectious illness spreading further. Medical officer of health Rob Weir said many areas around New Zealand were reporting an increase in cases of mumps, with 692 cases between September 2016 and October 4. "Mumps causes painful swelling of the face, fever and headaches.

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  11. Urgent vaccination plea issued for parents and children in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Gazette Series

    HEALTH officials have issued an urgent plea to parents in Gloucestershire after a total of 25 potential cases of measles in the county. Public Health England officials are urging parents to check that they and their children have received two doses of the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine.

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  12. Vaccination Coverage for Selected Vaccines, Exemption Rates, and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Vaccination Coverage for Selected Vaccines, Exemption Rates, and Provisional Enrollment Among Children in Kindergarten - United States, 2016-17 School Year Ranee Seither, MPH1; Kayla Calhoun, MS1; Erica J. Street, MPH2; Jenelle Mellerson, MPH1; Cynthia L. Knighton1; Ashley Tippins, MPH1; J. Michael Underwood, PhD1 Median vaccination coverage was 94.0% for 2 doses of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine; 94.5% for the state-required number of doses of diphtheria, tetanus, and acellular pertussis vaccine; and 93.8% for 2 doses of varicella vaccine. The median exemption level remained low but exemption rates varied by state.

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  13. Two cases of mumps confirmed in Yelm schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Olympian

    Two cases of mumps have been confirmed in Yelm Community Schools, and more possible cases are being investigated, according to a letter sent to families Wednesday from Thurston County Health Officer Rachel Wood. Symptoms of mumps typically appear 16 to 18 days after exposure and include fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, loss of appetite and swollen and tender salivary glands in front or under the ears.

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  14. Teens and Vaccines: Shots Are All About Saving LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Cortlandt Daily Voice

    ... guidelines." In New York State, every student must be vaccinated against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, measles, mumps, rubella, poliomyelitis, hepatitis B and varicella. Students attending grades 7-12 must also be immunized against meningococcal ...

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  15. Penn State to delay registration for non-vaccinated studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | PennLive.com

    Penn State says students who don't have up-to-date vaccinations won't be able to register for spring classes. The Centre Daily Times reports the school announced Tuesday that it will place registration holds on students who aren't vaccinated against measles, mumps and rubella.

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  16. Penn State Students Without Proof of Immunizations Can't Register for ClassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Statecollege.com

    ... as of this summer or fall. During the spring 2017 semester, Penn State's University Park campus saw an outbreak of mumps , with at least 38 suspected cases. Though some of those cases occurred in students who had the recommended dosage for measles, ...

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  17. Why asking what causes autism is the wrong questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of autism. In 1998, a research paper was published that suggested that the "triple" vaccine against MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) can cause autism in some children. This has been discredited and widely disproved in medical science research. But ...

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  18. Syracuse Lacrosse: Statue unveiling and alumni game still scheduled despite mumps outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    While both the Syracuse Orange men's and women's lacrosse teams are sidelined for at least three weeks due to a mumps outbreak on campus, the alumni event scheduled for Saturday will go on. Usually this scrimmage features an alumni squad versus the current SU lacrosse team but with 14 confirmed cases of the virus on campus we will instead see two alumni teams faceoff against each other at 1:15 PM followed by the unveiling of the Roy Simmons Sr and Roy Simmons Jr statue at 5 PM outside of the Ensley Athletic Center.

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  19. Measles warning after rash of casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    Health experts at Public Health England have also asked parents to make sure that they and their children have received two doses of the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine. There have been eight confirmed cases of the virus, already in Gloucestershire, as well as a further 12 probable and five possible cases among children and young adults.

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  20. The distinctive measles rash. Picture: Public Health EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Wiltshire Times

    Health experts at Public Health England have also asked parents to make sure that they and their children have received two doses of the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine. There have been eight confirmed cases of the virus, already in Gloucestershire, as well as a further 12 probable and five possible cases among children and young adults.

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