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Mumps Outbreak

What The NHL Mumps Outbreak Teaches Us About Immunity

The Huffington Post | Meredith Melnick | Posted 12.26.2014 | Healthy Living

The unprecedented outbreak of mumps -- a contagious and occasionally dangerous virus -- in a professional sports league, the NHL, has led to player qu...

Sincere and Sincerely Wrong: Making Children Less Safe In The Name of Safety

Lauren Harris | Posted 11.29.2014 | Parents
Lauren Harris

There are several reasons people choose not to vaccinate their children, primarily born from misinformation from anti-vaccine advocates.

Ohio Mumps Outbreak Hits 63 Cases, Spreads Beyond University

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2014 | Healthy Living

(Adds number of cases) By Kim Palmer March 24 (Reuters) - Some 63 cases of mumps have been reported in Ohio in an outbr...

Ohio Mumps Outbreak Up To 56 Reported Cases

Reuters | Posted 05.24.2014 | Healthy Living

By Kim Palmer March 24 (Reuters) - Some 56 cases of mumps have been reported in Ohio in an outbreak that started at Ohio State Univer...

Outbreak At Ohio State University Worsens

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | College

By Kim Palmer March 18 (Reuters) - A mumps outbreak at The Ohio State University has grown to 28 cases and officials are concerned the...

Jersey Shore Nightclub Possible Source of Mumps Breakout

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 09.07.2013 | Healthy Living

We have a situation. Last month, some unlucky Jersey Shore partiers seeking house music and jello shots might have come home with an unexpected souven...

Is Jenny McCarthy Afraid Of The Truth About Autism?

Iris Erlingsdottir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Iris Erlingsdottir

My aunt will never forget that day in 1975, when her 20 month old daughter woke up from a nap, crying petulantly. The child seemed to be having diffic...

Mumps Outbreak Spreads: Over 1,500 Infected

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

ATLANTA — A mumps outbreak among Orthodox Jews in New York and New Jersey has now surpassed 1,500 cases and shows no sign of ending soon, health off...

Mumps Outbreak Strikes Jewish Communities In New York

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MONSEY, N.Y. — More than 300 people have been diagnosed with the mumps in suburban New York as the nation's largest outbreak of the disease in y...