Ireland to receive more monkeypox vaccines

THE HEALTH MINISTER has been given approval by Cabinet to acquire more monkeypox vaccines for Ireland.  Stephen Donnelly will enter the country into a ‘donation contract’ with the European Commission to receive a supply of a monkeypox vaccine called Jynneos.  The vaccines are being donated to EU States based on population size. The first delivery … Read more

Monkeypox cases double in California, Bay Area

Monkeypox cases double in California, Bay Area – CBS San Francisco Watch CBS News Monkeypox cases have more than doubled during the past week in the Bay Area. Devin Fehely reports. (7-3-22) Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting. Not NowTurn On Source link

These states have reported the most monkeypox cases

(NEXSTAR) – Massachusetts reported the U.S.’s first case of the monkeypox virus in May in a man who had recently traveled to Canada. Now, roughly a month and a half later, the 2022 outbreak has spread to 30 states, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Get the latest news, weather, sports, and … Read more

Provincetown recruiting hospitality workers to educate public about monkeypox

PROVINCETOWN — As cases of monkeypox rise, a tourist destination in Massachusetts is taking steps to prevent an outbreak.  Provincetown has been recruiting employees at restaurants, spas, and inns to help educate residents and visitors about the virus.  Local leaders said personal conversations are more effective in telling people how to protect themselves and the … Read more

UK Monkeypox Symptoms Different To Prior Outbreaks: Study

Monkeypox: More than 3,400 cases have been recorded worldwid since May. Paris: British monkeypox patients are exhibiting symptoms that differ from previous outbreaks, the first study examining UK cases said on Friday, leading researchers to call for the definition of the disease to be updated. Until a few months ago, monkeypox had been largely confined … Read more

LA County to Offer Monkeypox Vaccines to Select Residents

Los Angeles County health officials said Friday they are aligning with federal guidelines on the distribution of monkeypox vaccines, offering the shots to people who have had confirmed contact with an existing case or who attended an event where there was a high risk of exposure. Doses of the JYNNEOS vaccine are limited in supply, … Read more

NYC Says 6,000 Monkeypox Vaccine Doses Are Incoming, Appointment Info Due Soon

New York City health officials said Friday they hope to make more monkeypox vaccination appointments available next week after they receive a 6,000-dose initial shipment from the federal government. But will it be enough to slow the outbreak? City officials added another nine new suspected monkeypox cases to the burgeoning count on Friday as they … Read more

‘This … sucks and you don’t want it’: One of L.A. County’s monkeypox patients opens up about his ordeal

Amid the rising numbers of monkeypox cases in the United States, one actor who splits his time between West Hollywood and New York has come forward with his own bout against the illness. Matt Ford, 30, went public with his story, lesions and all, in a BuzzFeed post on Wednesday called “I Have Monkeypox — … Read more

First Monkeypox Case Confirmed In Michigan: How To Keep Your Family Safe

(CBS DETROIT) – Michigan’s first Monkeypox case has been confirmed. The state health department says the patient is in isolation and poses no threat to the public. READ MORE: Officials Lift Traffic Restrictions To Ease Travel Over Fourth Of July Weekend Wayne State University Infectious Disease Professor Dr. Teena Chopra explains how the virus is … Read more