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Mumps Cases At Indiana University More Than Double In A Week Amid Outbreak
Temple University in Philadelphia had been dealing with a similar outbreak that sickened more than 100 people.
Mumps Outbreak At Temple University Sickens As Many As 105 People
Philadelphia's health department expects the outbreak to continue "for a while longer" and encourages vaccinating.
More Than 2,000 Migrants In ICE Detention Centers Quarantined For Disease Outbreaks
ICE detention centers throughout the country have quarantined migrants after outbreaks of mumps, influenza and chicken pox.
Mumps Confirmed In 7 Detainees At Houston ICE Facility
Health officials say there’s no evidence the disease was transmitted outside the facility.
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Why African-American Fathers Should Add Vaccinations To Their List Of Parenting Achievements
James LaVelle Dickens, DNP, FNP-BC, FAANP
Captain, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps
One of the biggest tragedies for African-American fathers is the lack of faith in our parenting abilities, but here’s a refreshing
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The 2017 Mumps Outbreak Probably Isn't Related To Vaccine Refusal
You can get mumps even if you’re vaccinated, though your symptoms likely won’t be as bad.
Health Officials To Decide If The U.S. Should Get 3 MMR Shots Instead Of 2
A series of big outbreaks are prompting experts to consider giving Americans a boost.
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How Did Vaccinated Harvard Students Get The Mumps?
By Rachael Rettner, Live Science
College dorms can be breeding grounds for infectious disease.
5 Old-Time Diseases That Are Making a Comeback
By Michael Gollust "Many cases we're seeing involve folks who were infected years before, were asymptomatic, and then the
'Is Mommy Okay?'
Kristie Stumpf Rork
Mighty babysitter by day, exhausted mommy blogger by night.
Luckily, there are vaccines that prevent these viruses, and many others, from destroying our children. Vaccines that keep our families safe and intact. So no parent has to worry about whether their child will die, or worse, be permanently disabled by a preventable disease.
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Vaccinating Is Your and My Responsibility
Transmedia and social impact producer; founder/CEO, Azure Medi...
Today, most people don't remember the heartbreaking and sometimes lethal effects of not vaccinating and hence can't see their own vital role in public health.
Third U.S. Mumps Outbreak This Year Happens In New Jersey
This week, New Jersey joined New York and Ohio as the third U.S. location to have a mumps outbreak this year—and it probably
Sharing Drinks With Others: Can I Actually Catch a Disease?
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.
Practicing Dentist, New York City
Can you catch diseases or other sicknesses from sharing drinks? The answer is a resounding "yes" -- some diseases or sicknesses, anyway.
Old-World Diseases That Can Still Affect Your Health
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UC Berkeley Experiencing Outbreak Of Mumps
There is an outbreak of mumps in the UC Berkeley campus community, campus officials announced late Tuesday night. Read more
Is Jenny McCarthy Afraid Of The Truth About Autism?
McCarthy claims that "other countries give their kids one-third as many shots as we do," but a comparison of European and
Vaccinations: Still Amazing After All These Years
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.
Let's not confuse sound medical practice with making healthy choices on a visit to Whole Foods, especially since the assumption that vaccines aren't pure and natural is inaccurate.
Brooklyn Mumps Outbreak: 57 Confirmed Cases In Borough Park
City health officials warned Thursday of an outbreak of the old-fashioned childhood disease mumps in the Borough Park section
A Decade Of Questioning Harm And The Autism-Vaccine Connection
Shelley Hendrix Reynolds
For over a decade, I've relentlessly searched for answers to the connections I believe exist between my son's autism and vaccines he received.
High Vaccine Costs Prevent Some Doctors From Offering Shots
NEW YORK (CNNMoney.com) -- Parents who bring their kids to Dr. G. Andrew McIntosh for the chicken pox vaccine are out of
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