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  • #31

    Parents notified of another possible mumps case in New Paltz school district
    Posted at 4:25 PM Updated at 4:32 PM
    By Pauline Liu
    Times Herald-Record

    NEW PALTZ - Letters were sent home to parents of New Paltz Middle School students on Tuesday after the district received a report of a second possible case of mumps, said New Paltz Superintendent Maria Rice.

    "I don't know who or how, or whether it's a he or a she, but I wanted to notify parents as soon as I found out," Rice said...


    • #32

      Geneseo Central School reports one mumps case
      December 23, 2016 08:26 AM

      Geneseo Central Schools alerts district families that there has been one reported case of mumps at Geneseo Central School.

      Nearby SUNY Geneseo now confirms 19 cases. Of these, 12 are off-campus students and 7 are on-campus students. The College does say that there are no further ?possible? cases, where students are exhibiting symptoms and awaiting test results...


      • #33

        Over 60 Cases of Mumps at SUNY New Paltz
        By Bobby Welber December 30, 2016 8:55 AM

        ...In their last update of 2016, the SUNY New Paltz Student Health Service confirmed 60 cases of the mumps on campus, including one staff member and several members of the swim team.

        According to the New York State Department of Health, there have been 63 confirmed or probable cases of mumps at SUNY New Paltz since October...

        ...According to the state health department, there have been 147 confirmed cases of mumps across the state this year, up from 24 in 2015.


        • #34
          Page last updated on 01/05/2017 at 6:34 p.m. ET. Please check back for updates.

          Confirmed Cases: 25

          • Off-campus cases: 10
          • On-campus cases: 15

          Possible Cases: 0

          (Individuals who have been tested for mumps and are awaiting results).
          Return Date for Unvaccinated Students: January 10, 2017*


          • #35

            Mumps outbreak eases at SUNY Geneseo
            By BEN BEAGLE
            PUBLISHED: MONDAY, JANUARY 30, 2017 AT 2:17 AM

            There have been no new cases of mumps among SUNY Geneseo students since the beginning of the semester.

            The number of students diagnosed with the highly-contagious virus peaked at 26 on Jan. 11. Class resumed Jan. 17 after winter break.

            ?We hope we?ve made it through the outbreak, but are still advising students and the entire campus to practice wise hygiene to avoid contracting and spreading this contagious virus,? David Irwin said in an email...


            • #36

              Another mumps case confirmed at SUNY Geneseo
              By Randy Gorbman ? 2 hours ago

              SUNY Geneseo is dealing with another case of mumps. The university saw an outbreak last fall, although there had been no new cases since classes resumed last month, until this latest case that was confirmed Thursday.

              Officials say it involves someone living on campus. That brings the total number of cases up to 26 since the outbreak began...


              • #37

                After state review, SUNY Geneseo mumps cases back to zero
                By BEN BEAGLE
                PUBLISHED: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 2017 AT 3:20 PM

                The number of mumps cases at SUNY Geneseo since the beginning of the semester has been reset at zero.

                The state Department of Health ruled during the weekend that after reviewing additional information associated with the most recently reported case of mumps, that the case does not meet the ?case definition? for the infection.

                With the ruling, SUNY Geneseo does not have any cases of mumps on campus and unvaccinated students have been allowed to return to the college. There are no other cases currently awaiting diagnosis...


                • #38

                  Three cases of mumps confirmed at UAlbany
                  by WRGB Staff
                  Saturday, April 22nd 2017

                  ALBANY -- Three UAlbany students have been confirmed to have mumps, and are isolated from the campus community for the present.

                  The university reported that the affected students are receiving appropriate care and will remain isolated until they are no longer contagious...


                  • #39

                    Home ? US News ? Mumps: Eight cases reported in UAlbany students
                    Mumps: Eight cases reported in UAlbany students
                    by News Desk
                    April 29, 2017

                    The State University of New York, University at Albany (UAlbany) is currently dealing with eight confirmed cases of mumps in the student body. The affected students are being cared for and are isolated from the rest of the student body while they recover.

                    UAlbany is working closely with the Albany County Department of Health (ACDOH) to reduce the chances of the disease from spreading further...


                    • #40

                      Capital Region deals with first mumps outbreak in years
                      By Claire Hughes Updated 5:40 pm, Thursday, June 8, 2017

                      ...The Capital Region is experiencing its first outbreak of mumps in years, with 45 cases in the four-county region so far in 2017. For some parts of the area, these are the first cases of mumps in several years. And in Rensselaer County this year's two reported cases are the first seen there in 20 years, said Public Health Director Mary Fran Wachunas... More Information

                      Mumps cases by county, 2017
                      Albany : 29
                      Saratoga: 13
                      Rensselaer: 2
                      Schenectady: 1


                      • #41

                        Two mumps cases confirmed at Syracuse University
                        by CNYCentral
                        Thursday, September 21st 2017

                        SYRACUSE, N.Y. ? Two cases of mumps have been confirmed among the Syracuse University student population, according to a letter sent to students by the university's Office of Health Services.

                        The Onondaga County Department of Health also confirmed the cases, which it said had been reported since the last week of August...


                        • #42

                          Men's Lacrosse | 10/6/2017 6:48:00 PM |
                          'Cuse Men's and Women's Lacrosse Cancel Fall Season Events

                          Citing the health and well-being of its student-athletes, its opponents and the campus community, Syracuse University announced today that its men's and women's lacrosse teams will not participate in fall season events.

                          During the past few weeks, the University has been working closely with New York State and Onondaga County Health Department officials to swiftly respond to confirmed cases of mumps among its student population. Currently, eight students have been diagnosed with mumps, including members of the men's and women's lacrosse teams...


                          • #43

                            Syracuse University confirms 14 mumps cases, up from 2 last month and 8 last week
                            Updated on October 9, 2017 at 7:55 PM
                            Posted on October 9, 2017 at 7:34 PM
                            By Catie O'Toole

                            SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The number of Syracuse University students diagnosed with mumps has jumped from two to eight to now 14, officials said.

                            SU's Office of Health Services emailed students, staff and faculty Sept. 21 to say two SU students had been diagnosed with mumps. At the time, the university said it was working closely with the Onondaga County Health Department to monitor the situation, and expected students to make a full recovery within a few weeks.

                            Last week, the number of confirmed cases of the mumps reached eight, university officials said...


                            • #44

                              Health officials call recent mumps cases at SU an outbreak
                              by CNYCentral

                              SYRACUSE, N.Y. ?

                              The Onondaga County Health Department is calling a recent rash of mumps cases at Syracuse University an outbreak.

                              During a news conference Wednesday morning, health officials confirmed 13 Syracuse University students have been diagnosed with mumps since September 21 and said there are five additional "probable" cases. Each of the confirmed cases occurred in students who had received the vaccination, officials said...


                              • #45

                                22 mumps cases confirmed at Syracuse University, 5 probable
                                The university confirmed an additional nine students had contracted the mumps since last Wednesday.
                                By Jordan MullerAsst. News Editor
                                4 hours ago

                                The number of confirmed mumps infections at Syracuse University jumped from 13 to 22 in the last two days, according to the university?s Office of Health Services.

                                There are five probable cases in addition to the 22 that are confirmed.

                                All students that have contracted the disease have been properly vaccinated, according to the health services website.

                                Students diagnosed with or suspected of contracting the disease are being isolated from the campus community for up to five days.

                                Some of the students with confirmed or suspected mumps cases are being housed in hotels, including the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center, an SU spokesperson confirmed...