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6:34 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

Ohio Immunizations Among Lowest In The Country

With the recent breakout of measles and mumps, medical groups in Ohio are ramping up efforts to encourage immunizations.

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6:28 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

CPH Officials Say Mumps Outbreak Appears To End

Health officials say the central Ohio mumps outbreak that resulted in nearly 500 cases of the contagious viral illness has ended.

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11:36 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Measles Outbreak Over?

State health officials say the measles outbreak that helped push the number of cases to a two-decade high appears to have ended.

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6:29 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Number Of Local Mumps Cases Now Exceed 480

Columbus Public Health officials say the mumps outbreak is slowing down, but is not yet over. 

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2:30 am
Sat August 16, 2014

No New Measles Cases Since Mid July

Local and state health officials say no measles cases have been reported since mid-July, while mumps cases continue to be tallied.

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6:45 am
Fri August 1, 2014

Mumps Cases Exceed 450

Columbus Public Health officials say the number of confirmed cases of mumps is now 469.

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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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8:11 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Mumps Cases Now Over 450

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

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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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12:24 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

About 240 Cases Confirmed In Ohio Measles Outbreak

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About 80 more measles cases have been confirmed over the past week, bringing the total for an Ohio outbreak to about 240 cases across six counties. 

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10:24 am
Tue June 3, 2014

Central Ohio Mumps Outbreak Tops 400

Public health officials say a mumps outbreak in central Ohio has reached 404 cases across three counties. Columbus health officials updated the running total of cases, with 220 of those linked to Ohio State University. 

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7:22 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Three Mumps Cases At Worthington Kilbourne High School Confirmed

Worthington Kibourne High School

Health officials say vaccinations for mumps are not a guarantee of protection after two Worthington Kilbourne High School students and a teacher caught the virus despite being vaccinated.

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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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9:41 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Thousands Of MMR Vaccines Distributed In Ohio

Ohio health officials have distributed nearly 12-thousand doses of vaccines to try to stem recent outbreaks of measles and mumps in the state. 

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7:14 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Mumps Cases Suspected In Hilliard Schools

Health officials say the Mumps outbreak that started at Ohio State University may have spread to the Hilliard schools.

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7:25 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Confirmed And Suspected Cases Of Mumps, Measles Increase

Health officials have now confirmed 328 cases of mumps in the outbreak that started at Ohio State University.

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9:48 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Eyeing Summer Events, Ohio Officials Urge Vaccines

Health officials tracking measles and mumps outbreaks in Ohio are urging residents to stay up-to-date on immunizations to prevent illnesses from spreading.  

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7:01 am
Tue May 6, 2014

Mumps Outbreak Grows, Spreads

Health officials have now confirmed 317 cases of mumps in the 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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