Columbus Public Health

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6:54 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Mumps Cases Now Exceed 200

Health officials say 212 people are infected with the mumps in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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3:46 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Mumps Cases Confirmed In Twelve Ohio Counties

The number of cases of mumps in Central Ohio has risen to 111, with 89 linked to Ohio State University.

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7:15 am
Fri March 28, 2014

OSU Mumps Outbreak Spreads Outside Of Franklin County

Health officials say the mumps outbreak that started at Ohio State University has spread to five Ohio counties.

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6:45 am
Thu March 27, 2014

82 Mumps Cases Now Reported In Franklin County

Columbus Public Health officials say a dozen more Ohio State University students and one staffer have been added to the list of people infected with mumps, bringing the total number of cases to 82.

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10:31 pm
Mon March 24, 2014

Health Officials Encourages Vaccinations As Mumps Cases Rises To 63

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The number of cases in the outbreak of mumps that first surfaced in the OSU area has risen to 63 across Franklin County.

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8:26 am
Fri March 21, 2014

Number Of Mumps Cases At OSU Now More Than Two Dozen

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Linda Hardie Division of Virology, University of Cape Town

Columbus Public Health officials have confirmed five more cases of mumps at Ohio State University, bringing the total to 37.

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6:57 am
Thu March 20, 2014

Still More Mumps Cases At OSU

Columbus Public Health officials say the number of mumps cases at Ohio State University has risen to 32.

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6:52 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Mumps Cases At OSU Increase

Columbus Public Health officials say they have confirmed 23 cases of mumps at Ohio State University.

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7:48 am
Thu March 13, 2014

More Mumps Cases At OSU

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 Columbus Public Health officials say the number of cases of mumps at Ohio State University is now up to 19.

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7:46 pm
Mon March 10, 2014

16 Mumps Cases Confirmed At Ohio State; Number Could Climb

16 cases of the mumps have been confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University, but officials say that number could climb.

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6:33 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Mumps Outbreak Reported At OSU

Columbus Public Health officials are investigating a possible mumps outbreak at Ohio State University.

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8:03 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Ohio Flu Activity Widespread

The Ohio Department of Health says the state  is in the midst of a full-blown flu outbreak.

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7:45 am
Thu December 19, 2013

Study Underlines Major Rat Problem In Clintonville

Columbus Public Health officials have completed a study of the rat infestation in Clintonville.

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12:22 pm
Tue October 1, 2013

No Money For Columbus Rat-Control Program

Without money to bring back its rat-control program, Columbus Public Health officials plan to map complaints to determine problem areas and spread fliers educating residents about dealing with the rodents.

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6:44 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Health Officials Close Local Hotel

Columbus Public Health officials have closed a local hotel for a host of health violations.

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8:23 am
Tue September 17, 2013

OSU Being Investigated For Alleged Medical Waste Mishandling

Columbus health officials are investigating the alleged mishandling of medical waste at Ohio State University.

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7:22 am
Thu August 29, 2013

First Local Case Of West Nile Virus Reported

Franklin County has its first case of West Nile Virus.

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12:36 pm
Tue August 6, 2013

Mosquito Spraying Tonight In Worthington, South Columbus

Columbus Public Health crews will begin spraying tonight in portions of south Columbus and Worthington, where traps turned up high numbers of mosquitos and some carrying the West Nile virus.

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11:41 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Mosquito Spraying In Dublin Tonight

Franklin County Public Health workers will be spraying multiple Dublin neighborhoods tonight to fight the West Nile Virus.

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12:21 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Long Term Obesity Creates Greater Health Risks

A study conducted by Columbus Public Health shows more than 60 percent of adults in Franklin County are considered overweight or obese.

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