Columbus Public Health

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7:31 am
Fri July 18, 2014

Officials Release New Numbers In Measles, Mumps Outbreaks

Ohio's measles outbreak appears to be coming to an end. 

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11:53 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Columbus' First West Nile Discovery Of The Year

West Nile Virus
Credit American Medical Association

Columbus Public Health officials say two pools of mosquitoes on the South Side have tested positive for West Nile virus for the first time this season.

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8:15 am
Thu July 3, 2014

More Mosquito Traps In Columbus This Year

Credit National Geographic

Columbus Public Health officials are increasing the number of mosquito traps around the city this year, as part of an effort to prevent the spread of diseases like West Nile Virus.

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8:11 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Mumps Cases Now Over 450

Credit wksu

The growth of mumps cases in central Ohio appears to be slowing.

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7:29 am
Fri June 27, 2014

Columbus Offering Free HIV Testing Through Saturday

Columbus and Canton are among 100 cities in the U.S. offering residents free testing for the HIV virus, in support of National HIV Testing Day.

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6:31 am
Fri June 20, 2014

Measles, Mumps Outbreaks Growing

The Mumps and measles outbreaks continue to expand through central Ohio.

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6:48 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Local Mumps Cases Now Exceed 420

Columbus Public Health officials say 427 cases of mumps have now been confirmed in the outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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12:01 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Some Ohio Business And Health Leaders Praise New Carbon Emissions Goal

Many utility companies and other businesses are critical of the Obama administration's recently-announced goal of cutting carbon emissions from power plants by 30 percent from 2005 levels over the next 16 years.

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7:25 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Rat Problem Spreads To Worthington

Columbus Public Health officials say the local rat problem is growing.

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6:28 am
Tue May 20, 2014

Mumps Cases Increase

Columbus Public health officials say 366 cases of mumps have now been confirmed in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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6:46 am
Fri May 2, 2014

Confirmed Mumps Cases Exceed 300

Public health officials have confirmed 303 cases of mumps in an outbreak that started at Ohio State University earlier this year.

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7:13 am
Tue April 22, 2014

Local Mumps Cases Top 250

Local health officials have now confirmed 253 cases of mumps from the outbreak that began at Ohio State University.

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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

Mumps Virus
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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