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  1. Immunisation Week 2016: Protection starts during pregnancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Scoop

    ... our most young and vulnerable. "Diseases that devastated our families are almost relegated to history books - polio, mumps, and Hib to name a few," says Dr Petousis-Harris. "While our rates of immunisation have improved greatly in the last decade, ...

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  2. Eastern Illinois University investigates mumps outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Daily Gazette

    University spokeswoman Vicki Shaw Woodard said Wednesday that the outbreak started around April 11. Sick students have been asked to isolate themselves for 5 days and return home if possible. Mumps is a viral infection that causes swelling in the salivary glands and cheeks.

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  3. An outbreak of a highly contagious disease is sweeping through HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Harvard is in the midst of an outbreak. Since February 29 , when two students first contracted mumps, there have been 40 new cases, according to Paul Barreira, Harvard's Director of Health Services.

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  4. Controversial documentary 'Vaxxed' screening Friday at Regency South Coast VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Wave

    ... sold out. Andrew Wakefield , a former doctor from Britain who has set out to prove there's a link between the measles, mumps and rubella vaccine, or MMR, and autism a theory that is widely disputed co-wrote and directed the movie. He also appears ... 3 comments

  5. Mumps outbreak: Cases reported at Connecticut college, another found at HarvardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | UPI

    An outbreak of mumps that was found at Harvard University two months ago has gotten worse, officials said Thursday, as a second outbreak has been reported at a college in Connecticut. Officials said Thursday that at least eight people have been sickened by the virus at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, in addition to at least 41 across the state border at Harvard.

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  6. Mumps Outbreak at Harvard May Threaten GraduationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Time

    Students and visitors pass by the Widener Library on the Harvard University Campus in Cambridge, MA, Tuesday June 30, 2015. Harvard University's graduation ceremonies could be affected by a mumps outbreak , according to a report by the school's student newspaper.

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  7. Campuses face mumps challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Health officials at Eastern Illinois University report the school has seen a mumps outbreak this month that left at least ten students infected . State health officials report that, in 2015 and 2016, 301 students at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign had mumps as part of an outbreak local health workers said began last April.

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  8. Why is there mump outbreak in Massachusetts?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WWLP

    Public Health Director Merridith O'Leary told 22News Massachusetts is seeing an uptick in the number of cases of the mumps. This, despite a vaccine that came out in 1967.

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  9. Sacred Heart makes public month-old mumps outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | New Canaan News-Review

    Fairfield - A month after mumps started at Sacred Heart University and a week before students head home for the summer, officials announced the outbreak publicly on Thursday. The announcement actually came from the state Department of Health after another student on another unnamed college campus in the state, also came down with a case of the communicable viral illness.

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  10. Vaxxed': Vaccination critics take their case to filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | SFGate

    ... pulled from the lineup of the Tribeca Film Festival in New York. It asserts a link between the MMR vaccine (measles, mumps and rubella) and autism, particularly when given to children younger than 2 years old. It is directed by Andrew Wakefield , ...

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  11. DPH: Eight Sacred Heart students have mumps, nine more have symptomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Day

    ... nine more Sacred Heart students who have had close contact with the ill students are experiencing the symptoms of mumps and probably have the illness, the health department said. The agency and the Fairfield Health Department have been working with ...

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  12. Outbreak Of Mumps Reported At Fairfield's Sacred Heart UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Weston Daily Voice

    Eight cases of mumps have been confirmed at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, and more than nine others are being investigated in the first outbreak reported in Connecticut, the school and the state announced Thursday. The Connecticut Department of Public Health is urging residents to check their vaccination records and to be aware of the symptoms of mumps due to the increase in cases in Connecticut and across the nation.

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  13. 8 Mumps Cases Confirmed At Sacred Heart UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | CBS Local

    Vials of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine are displayed on a counter at a Walgreens Pharmacy on January 26, 2015. FAIRFIELD, Conn.

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  14. Immunization week nationallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... recommended for children include diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), inactivated polio virus, measles, mumps, rubella, varicella (chicken pox), rotavirus, Hepatitis B, pneumococcal and meningococcal. Saskatchewan offers free routine ...

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  15. Harvard, other colleges face outbreaks of mumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Post-Standard

    ... University in Connecticut and nine have been diagnosed at the University of Dayton in Ohio, according to reports. Mumps causes swelling in the salivary glands and cheeks, along with jaw pain, ear ache, fever, muscle aches and headaches. The virus ...

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  16. Canadian family who lost daughter to meningitis shares tragic story to raise awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | GlobalNews

    ... become much less common, so young parents today may not know much about it, just like they don't know about measles or mumps because they've almost disappeared," he said. "Parents have to know this is a very severe disease and it has to be ...

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  17. Harvard Mumps Outbreak Jumps to 41Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    At least 41 people at Harvard University have been diagnosed with the mumps, according to university officials. The news comes as a second outbreak has been reported at Sacred Heart University in Connecticut where at least eight have been diagnosed with the mumps.

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  18. Harvard students isolated amid mumps outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WJRT

    Harvard first announced in March there were two confirmed cases of mumps at the school. The number has continued to rise despite investigations into the infection's cause and efforts to isolate affected students.

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  19. 10 students diagnosed with Mumps at EIURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Mumps is a viral illness that can be spread through respiratory droplets, direct contact with infected fluids, and through contaminated objects. Individuals suffering from Mumps are usually ill for about 10 days, and the illness is contagious.

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  20. Mumps outbreak at Sacred Heart UniversityRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | Connecticut Post

    There have been eight confirmed cases of the mumps at Sacred Heart University since an initial outbreak on March 22. According to a statement from the University, the first ill students have all recovered and the Wellness Center has been working with the Connecticut Department of Public Health and the Fairfield Health Department. The University has implemented public health protocols to minimize transmission.

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