Calgary students come down with the mumps

November 29, 2007

The mumps has hit Calgary, and in particular the uCalgary hockey team.  The UC Dinos were to play rivals the UA Golden Bears, but have been taken off the ice due to 6 mumps cases among the players.  There have been 43 cases of mumps in Calgary since October 1, despite free innoculations being offered by Calgary Health Region.  Mount Royal College has launched an on-campus innoculation campaign, reaching thousands of its students.