Second Temple Mumps Vaccine Clinic

AP

https://www.sfchronicle.com/news/education/article/Nearly-5-000-at-Temple-U-get-shots-amid-mumps-13727278.php

Inside Higher Education

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2019/04/02/temple-sees-mumps-outbreak-more-100-cases

6ABC

https://6abc.com/health/temple-holds-second-mumps-vaccine-clinic/5223942/

6ABC (2)

https://6abc.com/health/over-4800-vaccinated-against-mumps-during-temple-clinics/5225059/

Temple News

https://temple-news.com/temple-university-administers-more-than-3400-mumps-vaccines-after-two-clinics/

Fox 29

http://www.fox29.com/news/local-news/temple-university-hosting-second-mumps-vaccine-clinic-friday

CBS 3

https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2019/03/29/temple-offers-2nd-free-mumps-vaccine-clinic-as-outbreak-reaches-triple-digits/

CBS News

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/temple-university-mumps-outbreak-students-get-shots-2019-03-30/

First Temple Mumps Vaccine Clinic

WHYY

https://whyy.org/articles/mumps-outbreak-sends-temple-students-staff-lining-up-for-free-mmr-vaccines/

Inquirer

https://www.philly.com/health/mumps-outbreak-temple-university-mmr-vaccine-clinic-20190327.html

Fox 29

http://www.fox29.com/news/temple-university-hosts-free-mumps-vaccine-clinics-amid-outbreak

Fox 29 (2)

http://www.fox29.com/news/over-2-200-show-up-to-temple-university-s-free-mumps-vaccine-clinic

NBC 10

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/Hundreds-Line-Booster-Shots-Temple-Mumps-Outbreak-507724711.html

Temple News

https://temple-news.com/temple-administers-more-than-2000-vaccines-for-mumps/

6ABC

https://6abc.com/health/will-vaccine-booster-clinics-stop-mumps-outbreak/5220846/

6ABC (2)

https://6abc.com/health/temple-offers-walk-in-vaccine-clinics-as-mumps-cases-top-100/5219011/

CBS3

https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2019/03/27/temple-university-mumps-outbreak-vaccine-booster-shots/

AP

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/the-latest-over-2k-get-vaccine-booster-amid-mumps-outbreak/2019/03/27/21ff505a-50d0-11e9-bdb7-44f948cc0605_story.html

ScienceTimes

https://www.sciencetimes.com/articles/19316/20190328/mumps.htm

NPR

https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/03/28/707710860/vaccination-push-underway-to-contain-mumps-outbreak-in-philadelphia

ABC News

https://abcnews.go.com/Health/temple-university-mumps-outbreak-expected-continue-weeks-thousands/story?id=62036178

Temple Mumps Cases Up to 105 and Press Conference

Release

https://mailchi.mp/phila.gov/media-advisoryphiladelphia-department-of-public-health-and-temple-university-to-host-media-availability-prior-to-mumps-vaccine-clinic?e=[UNIQID]

Inquirer

https://www.philly.com/health/mumps-outbreak-temple-university-vaccine-clinic-20190326.html

Temple News

https://temple-news.com/temple-and-city-officials-provide-mumps-outbreak-update/

Huffington Post

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/temple-university-mumps-outbreak_n_5c9b7117e4b07c88662e8bb2

6ABC

https://6abc.com/health/more-than-hundred-mumps-cases-reported-at-temple-university/5219011/

NBC10

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/Number-of-Mumps-Cases-Rises-to-105-Temple-University–507685491.html

Fox29

http://www.fox29.com/news/temple-mumps-outbreak-grows-to-105-probable-cases-18-confirmed

CBS 3

https://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2019/03/27/temple-university-mumps-outbreak-over-100-cases-vaccination-clinics/

Daily Pennsylvanian

https://www.thedp.com/article/2019/03/mumps-penn-temple-disease-contagious-off-campus

Metro

https://www.metro.us/news/local-news/philadelphia/mumps-outbreak-temple-university-reaches-105-cases

Temple Mumps Cases Up to 99

6ABC

https://6abc.com/health/temple-holding-vaccination-clinics-in-wake-of-mumps-outbreak/5210136/

KYW

https://kywnewsradio.radio.com/articles/news/temple-university-mumps-outbreak-now-99

Temple News

https://temple-news.com/there-are-now-99-cases-of-temple-related-mumps/

Fox 29

http://www.fox29.com/news/officials-temple-mumps-outbreak-grows-to-99-likely-cases

NBC10

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/health/Mumps-Temple-University-Cases-Outbreak-North-Philadelphia-Rise-507631791.html

Patch

https://patch.com/pennsylvania/philadelphia/mumps-cases-temple-reaches-99-officials-say

Soda Taxes Touted By American Academy of Pediatrics

Philadelphia Health Commissioner Thomas Farley noted that the article emphasizes taxes as the “number one recommended policy” to help reduce kids’ sugar intake.

“So Philadelphians should be proud that we’re on the forefront of a movement to invest in our children’s education, which can also improve children’s health by lowering their sugary drink consumption,” Farley said in a statement.

https://www.philly.com/news/soda-tax-pediatric-association-pediatrician-heart-association-policy-20190325.html

By Laura McChrystal

Trieu Dental Clinics Closing

CBS News

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has shut down three local dentist practices and is warning patients to get tested for HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B, CBS Philadelphia reports. The Department of Health says all three Trieu Family Dental Clinics have been closed for improper sterilization of dental equipment and lapses in injection safety practices.

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/philadelphia-health-department-warning-patients-possible-hiv-hepatitis-risk-from-trieu-family-dental-clinics/

By Staff

Philadelphia Tribune

Philadelphia health officials have closed three dental offices in the city for “unsafe infection control practices” and told patients they should be tested for HIV and hepatitis B and C.

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health, working with the Pennsylvania Department of State, ordered the closure of all three Trieu Family Dental Clinics, located at 437 West Chew Ave., 5427 N. Fifth St. and 6536 Woodland Ave.

https://www.phillytrib.com/news/local_news/health-department-announces-closure-of-philadelphia-dental-practices/article_b8a0ceae-ce3a-5ab0-ade7-d0a66e86224a.html

By Staff

6ABC

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has announced the closure of three Philadelphia dental offices for improper reprocessing and sterilization of dental equipment, and lapses in injection safety practices.

https://6abc.com/health/3-philadelphia-dental-practices-shut-down-patients-urged-to-get-tested/5217051/

By Staff

USA Today

“We do not know how long these unsatisfactory practices were taking place, so we are encouraging anyone who had a visit at one of the three Trieu dental practices in Philadelphia to speak with their regular healthcare provider as soon as possible,” read a statement from the health department emailed to USA TODAY.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/03/26/dental-clinics-closed-hiv-disease-risk-philadelphia-officials/3275575002/

By Brett Molina

NBC10

“The sterilization and handling of used instruments on patients was not being cleaned appropriately or in a timely fashion, Dr. Steven Alles, the Director of Disease Control with the Philadelphia Health Department, told NBC10.

https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/Philadelphia-Dental-Office-Closure-Possible-Exposure-HIV-Hepatitis-Diseases-Unsanitary-507646041.html

By Denise Nakano and David Chang

Metro

The Department of Health is urging patients of the three Trieu Dental Clinic branches in Philadelphia to get tested for HIV, and hepatitis B and C following an investigation that revealed improper sterilization and injection safety practices.

https://www.metro.us/news/local-news/philadelphia/philly-dept-health-warns-potential-hiv-hepatitis-exposure-trieu-dental-clinics

By Nate Homan

Philly Voice

“The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has shuttered three Philadelphia dental offices for improper reprocessing and sterilization of dental equipment, and lapses in injection safety practices.

https://www.phillyvoice.com/trieu-family-dental-clinics-closure-unsanitary-hiv-hepatitis/

By Bailey King

KYW

Philadelphia health officials are urging patients at dentist practices in the city to get tested for HIV and other diseases.

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is warning patients of Trieu Family Dental Clinics to get tested for HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B.

https://kywnewsradio.radio.com/articles/news/three-philadelphia-dental-practices-shut-down-patients-advised-get-tested-hiv

By Antoinette Lee

Inquirer

The Health Department said in a statement Monday that it believes “the risk of infection to be low, and is not aware of any infections as a result of these unsafe practice.”

https://www.philly.com/news/trieu-dental-health-infections-philadelphia-20190326.html

By Robert Moran

Daily Mail

As many as 1,500 patients may have been exposed to diseases such as hepatitis and HIV at three dental clinics in Philadelphia, health officials say.

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health shut down all three locations of Trieu Family Dental on West Chew Avenue, North 5th Street and Woodland Avenue.

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-6852143/Three-Philadelphia-dental-offices-closed-exposing-1-500-patients-HIV-hepatitis.html

By Mary Kekatos

Philadelphia Sun

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health, working in coordination with the Pennsylvania Department of State, has announced the closure of three Philadelphia dental practices for improper reprocessing and sterilization of dental equipment and lapses in injection safety practices.

https://www.philasun.com/stateside/health-department-announces-closure-of-philadelphia-dental-practices/

By Staff

AP

The clinics were closed last December after city investigators found evidence of improper safety practices. The closures were announced Monday in a statement that noted the clinics can be reopened after health and licensing authorities are satisfied they are safe.

https://www.apnews.com/a9345d710def4eaa8ff8a0e17ee072ad

By Staff