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HARRISBURG, Pa., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health is conducting an ongoing investigation of suspected cases of measles in Bucks County with a possible link to Lancaster County. On April 19, people in certain Lancaster County locations may have been exposed to contagious individuals at the following locations and times: Tanger Outlet Center, Lancaster County, 11 a.m.
According to an Associated Press report, the US is on track to have more measles cases than any year in over a decade.
BOSTON, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Evermedia Group, Inc. (Evermedia) announced today its corporate sponsorship of Shelter Legal Services Foundation (SLS). This follows the election of CEO Jonathan Sym to the SLS Board of Directors.
NEWARK, N.J., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BioNeutral Group, Inc.
Vaccine refusals are on the rise while recent studies show immunization is unrelated to the rise in Autism LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With vaccine refusals on the rise, it's more important than ever to educate parents before their babies are born.
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Failing to fully immunize children can unnecessarily jeopardize their health and the health of other children, acting Secretary of Health Dr.
MEDFORD, N.Y., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Chembio Diagnostics, Inc.
DALLAS, April 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IntelliCentrics, Inc., owner and operator of both Reptrax and VendorClear, announced today the acquisition of Status Blue, LLC, a leading vendor compliance solution.
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While investigating a cluster of measles cases in Perry County, the state Department of Health has identified a suspected case of measles that could have exposed other persons while infectious, officials said today.
Mumps virus causes mumps which is a common childhood disease characterized by swelling of the parotid glands and other epithelial tissues causing high morbidity in some cases deafness. Infection is currently restricted to humans while the virus is transmitted by direct contact, droplet spread, or via contaminated objects. It is a vaccine preventable disease although significant outbreaks have occurred in recent years in regions with high levels of vaccination. The virus belongs to the genus...
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