• 6 children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at rehab center

    20 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    A severe viral outbreak at a New Jersey rehabilitation center for “medically fragile children” has left six youngsters dead and 12 others sick, the state Health Department said Tuesday. There have been 18 cases of adenovirus at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, about 30 miles northwest of New York,...
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  • 6 children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey rehab center

    6 children dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey rehab center

    20 days ago - By KCCI

    A nursing and rehab center that helps medically fragile children has had six deaths due to a viral outbreak.
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  • A Virus Outbreak Has Killed 6 Children at a New Jersey Health Center. Here's What to Know

    A Virus Outbreak Has Killed 6 Children at a New Jersey Health Center. Here's What to Know

    20 days ago - By Time

    A viral illness outbreak has killed six children and infected 12 others at a medical facility in New Jersey, state health officials confirmed Tuesday.
    Eighteen cases of adenovirus, six of them fatal, have been confirmed among pediatric residents at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, according to a statement from the New Jersey Department of Health. An investigation is ongoing, but the center has agreed not to admit new patients until the outbreak is deemed over.
    Here's what to know about adenovirus and the outbreak in New Jersey.
    What is adenovirus?
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  • Viral outbreak kills 6 kids, sickens more at NJ medical facility

    Viral outbreak kills 6 kids, sickens more at NJ medical facility

    20 days ago - By New York Post

    Six youngsters are dead and a dozen others sickened by a virus that's swept through a medical facility in northern New Jersey - and is now under investigation, health officials said Tuesday. The kids are pediatric residents with “severely compromised immune systems” at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation in Haskell, the state Department...
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  • Six children dead after outbreak of life-threatening virus at New Jersey health facility

    20 days ago - By RT

    Six children have died and multiple others have been infected after a “severe outbreak” of a life-threatening adenovirus at a New Jersey health facility.
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  • Six Children Dead in Viral Outbreak at New Jersey Pediatrics Center

    20 days ago - By NY Times

    Twelve other children at a facility that works with “medically fragile children” were infected with a strain of adenovirus, which can cause mild illness.
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  • 6 kids dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at New Jersey rehabilitation center

    20 days ago - By ABC

    Adenoviruses usually cause mild illnesses, but this outbreak is particularly severe because it is affecting medically fragile children.
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  • Severe Viral Outbreak Kills 6 Children, Infects 12 More at New Jersey Medical Facility

    20 days ago - By Newsweek

    "Unfortunately, the particular strain of adenovirus ( 7) in this outbreak is affecting medically fragile children with severely compromised immune systems," the New Jersey Department of Health said.
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