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Antionette Lee
March 25, 2019 - 7:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The number of suspected mumps outbreaks at Temple University has increased to 99 cases. According to the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, 16 cases are confirmed and 83 are probable cases. 95 cases are in Philadelphia while four are from the surrounding area...
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Rachel Kurland
March 21, 2019 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Temple University is under a mumps watch. As of Thursday afternoon, cases of the mumps have swelled to 74 in total. Temple University confirmed 15 cases of those cases, while the other 59 are probable. MORE: Mumps on the rise, Temple students petition to temporarily...
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Dan Wing
March 20, 2019 - 11:03 am
UPDATED: 4:21 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Cases of the mumps continue to rise at Temple University. The Philadelphia Department of Public Health said there are now a total of 74 cases of the mumps or mumps exposure in the area. Of those 74 cases, 15 are confirmed, while 59 more are probable...
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Kim Glovas
March 15, 2019 - 5:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — According to Temple University, confirmed cases of the mumps have risen to 49, and an additional 37 cases are possible. The Philadelphia Department of Public Health, working with Temple University Student Health Services, said 46 of the cases are in Philadelphia, and...
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Kim Glovas
March 12, 2019 - 3:55 pm
UPDATED: March 13, 6:50 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is reporting that the number of mumps cases originating from Temple University is now 23. Health department spokesman Jim Garrow says 20 cases are confirmed in the City of Philadelphia and three...
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Lynne Adkins
March 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Reported cases of mumps have been climbing in numbers at local schools and universities recently, and parents may be nervous. But if your child received all of his or her immunizations, there's no need to panic. In fact, it's not really a surprise to see an outbreak...
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Paul Kurtz
March 06, 2019 - 2:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A mumps outbreak at Temple University is getting worse. The number of mumps-related cases has jumped from 11 to 17 over the past few days, according to Mark Denys, director of Student and Employee Health Services. "There are seven that have been confirmed in our...
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Andrew Kramer
February 04, 2019 - 4:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Monday was the first day back at class after a mumps warning at an Upper Darby school made the rounds. Now, both parents and school district officials are speaking out. KYW Newsradio spoke with a woman who has multiple children attending Garrettford Elementary School...
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Mumps
Tim Jimenez
April 12, 2018 - 11:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There's a new, confirmed case of the mumps in Montgomery County. Health officials say the child contracted the disease despite having the proper protection. The Montgomery County Office of Public Health, in a statement, announced that an 8-year-old county resident...
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