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The Mumps, a Scourge of Dormitories, Spreads Through the NHL

New York Times - 14 Dec 2014
That heartwarming scene turned into a bad visual for the N.H.L. when one of those players, forward Beau Bennett, became the latest player believed to have mumps. On Monday, a day after tests revealed that Penguins star Sidney Crosby had the virus, the ...

Hawaii mumps outbreak is over, health department says

Honolulu Star-Advertiser - 16 Oct 2018
A statewide mumps outbreak that began in March 2017 is over. The state Department of Health officially ended today a public warning about the outbreak that involved nine people on Oahu and up to 900 cases within a year. A total of 1,009 people were ...

3 University of Michigan students diagnosed with mumps

Detroit Free Press - 09 Oct 2018
Three students at the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor campus have been recently diagnosed with mumps, a virus known for puffy cheeks and a swollen jaw, according to the university's website Tuesday. Mumps can be transmitted before symptoms even ...

Mumps Cases Reported on Michigan Campus

PrecisionVaccinations - 11 Oct 2018
October 11th, 2018 – The University of Michigan announced that 3 students were recently diagnosed with mumps, according to a campus-wide email from Robert Ernst, the executive director of the University Health Service. “I want to assure you that we are ...

Mumps Outbreak Associated With Cheerleading Competitions

Medscape - 12 Oct 2018
On December 6, 2016, Collin County (Texas) Health Care Services (CCHCS) was notified of a suspected mumps case in a woman aged 41 years (patient A), who developed parotitis on December 5. Patient A had attended a cheerleading competition (event ...

Mumps At TCU: Why Outbreaks Happen Often On College Campuses

KERA News - 01 Oct 2018
The Tarrant County Health Department is keeping an eye on a recent, small outbreak of mumps at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. Mumps is a virus often spread by close person-to-person contact. It has flu-like symptoms, but swollen salivary ...

Resurgence in Mumps Due to Waning Vaccine Protection in Adults

Pharmacy Times - 25 Sep 2018
In the study, which was published in Science Translational Medicine, the investigators pooled and analyzed 6 epidemiological studies of mumps vaccine effectiveness conducted over past decades in Europe and the United States. They estimated that ...

John Sevier Elementary families notified about potential mumps case

Knoxville News Sentinel - 18 Sep 2018
The sibling of a student who attends John Sevier Elementary School has been experiencing symptoms indicative of mumps, according to Sharon Anglim, director of communications for Maryville City Schools. The case is unconfirmed and has been reported to ...

More mumps cases confirmed at TCU. Here's what you need to know

Fort Worth Star Telegram - 17 Sep 2018
Additional cases of mumps have been confirmed at TCU by health officials who are working to trace possible contacts, assess immune status and offer immunizations for those who have not completed their vaccine series. Tarrant County Public Health ...

Three confirmed cases of mumps on University of Oklahoma campus - 18 Sep 2018
NORMAN, Okla. - The state department of health confirming nine cases of mumps, three of those cases are at the University of Oklahoma. In a statement, the public affairs office said, “The University of Oklahoma has confirmed and treated 3 students, who ...

OSDH confirms mumps cases at OU

Norman Transcript - 18 Sep 2018
Three cases of mumps have been confirmed at the University of Oklahoma. While the university has not released any information on the cases yet, the Oklahoma State Department of Health confirmed them. Public Information Officer Jamie Dukes said the ...

Student at Vinton Elementary suspected of having mumps

KPLC - 28 Sep 2018
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -A student at Vinton Elementary School is suspected of having mumps. The viral infection can present as flu like symptoms and can spread in similar ways. “The safety of our students is always our number one priority and this ...

Mumps cases reported in University of Michigan students

Outbreak News Today - 10 Oct 2018
Mumps is an acute infectious disease caused by the mumps virus. It is spread via coughing, sneezing, kissing, sharing glasses or utensils, and touching a surface that has the virus on it. Mumps is suspected when there is swelling of one or more of the ...

Mom at heart of suspected Maryville mumps case shares story

WATE 6 On Your Side - 19 Sep 2018
MARYVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) - A letter recently went out to families whose children attend John Sevier Elementary. The principal shared, out of caution, they'd been notified a student's family member was showing symptoms consistent with mumps. Though the ...

Mumps Outbreak Declared in Honduras

PrecisionVaccinations - 21 Sep 2018
September 21st, 2018 – Honduran health authorities have declared a mumps outbreak, with over 5,100 cases reported since January 2018. The most affected municipalities in Honduras are Cortés with 3,788 cases, Metropolitanas de San Pedro Sula (855 ...

John Sevier Elementary warns families of possible mumps case

Maryville Daily Times - 19 Sep 2018
John Sevier Elementary School alerted families last week to watch for symptoms of mumps, after a family member of a student showed possible signs of the disease. Maryville City Schools also notified the local and regional health departments of the ...

More cases of mumps reported on TCU campus

FOX 4 News - 19 Sep 2018
FORT WORTH, Texas - There are more cases of mumps at Texas Christian University in Fort Worth. The first case involving a student was reported two weeks ago. Now Tarrant County Public Health is saying there are fewer than five new cases. But the ...

Mumps outbreak in west of country - 09 Oct 2018
The Health Service Executive says there is a mumps outbreak in the west of the country, following a significant increase in the number of people diagnosed with the condition in recent weeks. A total of 45 people have been affected by mumps in the HSE's ...

Honduras Declares State Of Emergency Amid Mumps Outbreak

teleSUR English - 19 Sep 2018
Infectious disease specialist at the Honduran University Hospital (HEU), Tito Alvarado, told local reporters, "Mumps is usually a viral infection that is acquired in childhood, but is very rare in adults." Alvarado explained that "this outbreak in ...

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