Stories tagged: MMR
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
U.S. death rate from Alzheimer’s rose dramatically over 15 years. Why?
Death rates from Alzheimer’s climbed 55 percent from 1999 to 2014, CDC found, and the number of Americans afflicted is likely to rise rapidly in the coming years. About 5.5 …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 4:48 p.m.
Idaho mumps case prompts warning in Coeur d’Alene schools
One mumps case has been confirmed in North Idaho, prompting the Coeur d’Alene school district to issue a notice that unvaccinated children will be required to stay home if an …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 19, 2017, 10:35 p.m.
Number of schools impacted by mumps outbreak grows
Hundreds of unvaccinated students at a dozen Spokane County schools are being ordered to stay home during the ongoing mumps outbreak, almost double the number of schools previously identified.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Health district orders some students without mumps vaccinations to stay home
The Spokane Regional Health District has ordered unvaccinated students at schools where mumps cases have been reported to stay home.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 1:39 p.m.
New Spokane County mumps cases prompt free vaccine clinic
Nine people in Spokane County have been diagnosed with mumps, prompting the Spokane Regional Health District to offer a free vaccination clinic Jan. 11.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 5:05 p.m.
Free mumps vaccine offered after two Spokane County cases confirmed
The Spokane Regional Health District will host a free mumps vaccination clinic Wednesday at Rogers High School, 1622 E. Wellesley Ave.
Thu., Feb. 12, 2009, 7:34 a.m.
Court says measles vaccine not to blame for autism
Vaccines aren’t to blame for autism, a special federal court declared Thursday in a blow to thousands of families hoping to win compensation and to many more who are convinced …