Latest Mumps News

Arkansas judge denies students' appeal to vaccination policy

Dec. 11, 2019 2:52 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A judge has denied two University of Arkansas students' request to block a public health decree that has barred them from attending classes during a mumps outbreak because they don't have the proper vaccinations. The Arkansas Department of Health issued the public health...

Vaccination required after mumps found at Arkansas school

Nov. 24, 2019 4:47 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — All University of Arkansas students are being required to have up-to-date vaccinations in order to attend classes following a mumps outbreak on campus. The state Department of Health on Friday issued a notice telling students they need to be immunized with at least two doses of...