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New study tracks mono in college students

Olivia Exstrum, Reporter

April 14, 2014

Filed under Campus

A new study through the Feinberg School of Medicine and Northwestern University Health Services will investigate infectious mononucleosis in college students to determine why some college students continue to have symptoms after...

Updated: 3 Northwestern students involved in new mumps cases, health officials say

Maddie Elkins, Summer Reporter

July 1, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Health officials say they have confirmed three new cases of mumps involving Northwestern students, including two who are currently on campus and one who lives in a town north of Evanston. The three new cases bring the number...

IDPH: No new cases of mumps since initial patient on Evanston campus

Maddie Elkins, Summer Reporter

June 28, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

There have been no new cases of mumps since a laboratory-confirmed case was identified on Northwestern's Evanston campus earlier this month, according to the Illinois Department of Public Health. Health officials estimated...

Mumps case confirmed on Evanston campus

Patrick Svitek, Summer Editor

June 19, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

Someone on the Evanston campus has been diagnosed with a laboratory-confirmed case of mumps, according to the Northwestern University Health Service. The announcement came a day after the Evanston Health Department said it...

Few reported Northwestern flu cases amid national epidemic

Lauren Caruba, Assistant Campus Editor

January 14, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Although this flu season has been classified as a national epidemic, with cases reported widespread in nearly every state, the current situation at Northwestern may be much less severe, according to University Health Service. John...