Mumps Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Third vaccine dose needed to protect young New Zealanders from mumps outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | University of Otago News

    Dr Ayesha Verrall from the University of Otago, Wellington, calls for urgent action to protect young people from the mumps outbreak. Urgent and proactive action is needed to protect young people from the current mumps outbreak in New Zealand, says Dr Ayesha Verrall, an infectious diseases physician and researcher at the University of Otago, Wellington.

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  2. University Health Services Confirms Four Cases Of The MumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Onward State

    ... individuals that may have come in contact with those infected. This is the second-straight February that cases of the mumps have been confirmed on campus. Last year, upwards of 30 cases of the mumps were reported. With the first confirmation of ...

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  3. Measles case confirmed in NormanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | KSWO

    ... the rash starts. Measles can be prevented with the measles vaccine (usually given in combination with rubella and mumps, called MMR vaccine), and is recommended for all children at 12 to 15 months of age and again at four to six years of age. If a ...

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  4. Mumps Cases Reported at Penn StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Statecollege.com

    ... the infected students have been notified and are monitoring for symptoms. Last year, University Park experienced a mumps outbreak with more than 50 probable or confirmed cases during the spring 2017 semester. A highly infectious disease, mumps is ...

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  5. Watch: Heartwarming moment brave boy, 7, rings bell to mark end of four-year cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | Evening Times

    ... will change for us as a family now, some things will still be the same. "He is still at a higher risk of getting mumps, measles, chickenpox, and any spike in temperature would lead to a trip to the hospital. "It's going to be about six months before ...

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  6. Third measles case in Christchurch within two weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... District Health Board (CDHB) has warned patients, visitors and staff who were not fully vaccinated with measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) and were in the emergency department's waiting room after 10am on Saturday to call their GP team and organise ...

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  7. JMU Reschedules Postponed Basketball GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Daily News-Record

    James Madison announced the rescheduled dates for its basketball games postponed last week by health concerns after three members of the program were infected with mumps. The Dukes will host UNC-Wilmington on Tuesday to make up Thursday's game and Saturday's postponed contest at Elon will be played Feb. 26, two days after the rest of the Colonial Athletic Association finishes its regular season.

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  8. 804 Ballers: Johnson brothers feed off each otherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Powhatan Today

    ... Episcopal) and Greg Jones (John Marshall) saw their games with JMU postponed this week because of an outbreak of the Mumps. Per a release made by the school, the Thursday night matchup against UNC Wilmington and Jordon Talley (Henrico) and Saturday ...

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  9. Top Milwaukee Health Official Waffles About Anti-VaxxersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Crooks and Liars

    ... to lead the troubled Milwaukee Health Department, was asked during a radio show Wednesday about whether the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine could cause autism in children. "I don't think the answer is yet there. I mean, there's still people ... 1 comment

  10. Milwaukee's new top health official says 'the science is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | The Raw Story

    ... about the claims by members of the so-called "anti-vaxxer" movement that there is a direct link between the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine and autism in children, McManus left the door open that the Centers for Disease Control could be ...

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  11. Disabled woman needs funds after 23-year campaign for justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Daily Echo

    ... Echo's original report of the campaign, Jodie's parents Bill and Patricia were not told why their daughter's measles mumps and rubella (MMR) jab was combined with diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough and polio. Their battle for compensation was dealt ...

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  12. Mumps complications in the WaikatoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Waikato Times

    Orchitis is a complication of mumps and causes a man's scrotum to swell, painfully. In rare cases, it can cause infertility.

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  13. World needs all-out effort for truly effective flu vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Newsday

    ... set of viruses, and the structure of profit-based pharmacology. Traditional vaccines like those for measles, mumps and rubella, or yellow fever work very well. They are over 97 percent effective. The worst thing about them for pharmaceutical ...

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  14. More soldiers used to die of disease than battle injuries - so the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... and syphilis. These new research initiatives targeted influenza, bacterial meningitis, bacterial pneumonia, measles, mumps, neurotropic diseases , tropical diseases and acute respiratory diseases. These diseases not only posed risks to military ...

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  15. CDC Director Resigns, but CDC Conflicts of Interest are Par for the CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | The Free Press, Independent News Media

    ... and other deceptive tactics to conceal Gardasil's risks. Whistleblowers also have accused Merck of falsifying its mumps vaccine data. Bayer, too, has a track record of " scandal and marketing fraud ," having once paid out millions to the U.S. ...

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  16. How would Manitoba handle an epidemic? Tangled trip through health-care system raises doubtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2018 | CBC News

    Health-care professionals often had no answers as Joanne Seiff dealt with her own pneumonia and a mumps-like illness in one of her sons. Joanne Seiff is a freelance writer and knitwear designer, and the author of several books including Knit Green: 20 Projects & Ideas for Sustainability.

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  17. Conspiracy Theorists Don't Trust Vaccines EitherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Live Science

    ... persist. The result: alarming drops in immunizations and the resurgence of diseases such as measles, pertussis and mumps in the U.S., researchers reported in the new study. To understand what might cause people to reject vaccine science, the study ...

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  18. Flu Vaccines Won't Improve Without a Massive Incentive for Big PharmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Wired

    ... of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, lamented at a meeting last summer : "The measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine is 97 percent effective; yellow fever vaccine is 99 percent effective." The flu virus itself is to blame. The ...

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  19. Warning issued after Christchurch man contracts measlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | The Press On-Line

    ... disease while visiting an emergency department. Patients and visitors who were not fully immunised with the Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) vaccine and were in ED or the waiting room at any time after 1pm are urged to contact their GP and get ...

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  20. Mumps Scare Prompts Cleaning Of Brighton Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | WHMI-FM Howell

    Spencer Elementary School in Brighton got a deep cleaning this week after a mumps scare. Brighton Area Schools was informed Monday evening that a child may have been exposed to an adult who possibly had mumps.

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