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What is monkeypox? What to know about where it's spreading - The Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — European and American health authorities have identified a number of monkeypox cases in recent days, mostly in young men. It's a surprising outbreak of disease that rarely appears outside Africa.

monkeypox - Associated Press
7:31am PDT - May 19th, 2022

What's behind the rise in monkeypox cases? Here is what scientists know so far - The Globe and Mail

The outbreaks are raising alarm because monkeypox mostly occurs in west and central Africa, and only very occasionally spreads elsewhere

monkeypox - The Globe And Mail
5:41am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Monkeypox in US, UK: What is it, can it kill you and should you be worried? - Times of India

Science News: Studies in central Africa, where people have less access to quality health care, show the disease kills as many as one in 10 infected people, accordin

monkeypox - The Times of India
3:52am PDT - May 19th, 2022

What is monkeypox and how serious is it? - Al Jazeera English

The monkeypox virus causes fever and a bumpy rash and is usually transmitted to people from wild animals.

monkeypox - Al Jazeera English
2:16am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Monkeypox: What is the disease and how serious is it? - Al Jazeera English

The monkeypox virus causes fever and a bumpy rash and is usually transmitted to people from wild animals.

monkeypox - Al Jazeera English
2:16am PDT - May 19th, 2022

Monkeypox: Plans in place to stock up on treatments if infections rise - BBC

London's public health regional director says health experts are watching the situation closely.

monkeypox - BBC News
10:46am PDT - May 18th, 2022

CDC confirms US case of monkeypox | TheHill - The Hill

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday confirmed a case of monkeypox in the U.S.

monkeypox - The Hill
10:59am PDT - July 17th, 2021

Monkeypox virus reported in a person who flew from Nigeria to Dallas through Atlanta - The Washington Post

Authorities have interviewed the patient and close contacts who were exposed and determined there is very little risk to general public. People who do not have symptoms are not capable of spreading the virus to others.

monkeypox - The Washington Post
3:40pm PDT - July 16th, 2021

CDC investigating monkeypox case in Dallas in traveler from Nigeria - CNN

The CDC and local health officials in Dallas said Friday they are investigating a case of an unusual virus called monkeypox in a traveler coming from Nigeria.

monkeypox - CNN
3:29pm PDT - July 16th, 2021

Rare case of monkeypox found in Texas resident who had traveled internationally - NBC News

The first case of monkeypox in the U.S. since 2003 has been diagnosed in a Texas resident, who had flown to Dallas from Nigeria. Any threat to the general public is considered minimal.

monkeypox - NBC News
12:38pm PDT - July 16th, 2021

RT @benryanwriter: Thus far, the CDC has distributed about 10,000 doses of the two-dose Jynneos vaccine for #monkeypox, as well as 302 anti…

Pam Petkanas (@pampetkanas)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @DrEricDing: Projection: 100,000 cases of #monkeypox worldwide by August and maybe up to 1 million #monkeypox cases by end of September…

Megan (@nursemegan92)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @benryanwriter: The CDC, heavily criticized for providing inadequate testing for #monkeypox during the initial weeks of the outbreak, re…

Pam Petkanas (@pampetkanas)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

CDC activates Emergency Operations Center for monkeypox https://t.co/Wo5nvmBS6t

Schadenfreude (@loveisall1576)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @DrEricDing: NEW—The @CDCgov has now activated its Emergency Operations Center for #monkeypox response— in efforts to “further increase…

BoJess (@bojess1984)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @benryanwriter: CDC head Rochelle Walensky told reporters today that the US has documented 306 cases of #monkeypox in 27 states plus DC.…

Pam Petkanas (@pampetkanas)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @HRC: Monkeypox (MPV) can spread to anyone, anywhere through close, personal and often skin-to-skin contact. Here’s what you need to kno…

Bill Goodermont (@BillGoodermont)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

Biden Launches Monkeypox Response Strategy, Will Target Gay Men With Vaccines https://t.co/bBiFFYoYbh via @DailyCaller

Chris (@Chris_1791)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

The administration said it was expanding the pool of people who are advised to get vaccinated to include those who may realize on their own that they could have been infected. https://t.co/p6E8TRL15a

TribLIVE.com (@TribLIVE)
5:40pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @HRC: Monkeypox (MPV) can spread to anyone, anywhere through close, personal and often skin-to-skin contact. Here’s what you need to kno…

Nance (@Nnn2u)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @benryanwriter: The CDC's initial priority for the available 56,000 #monkeypox vaccine doses is for close contacts of those with the vir…

Pam Petkanas (@pampetkanas)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

U.S. plans to expand Monkeypox vaccinations to curb outbreak https://t.co/zd28t9yjax #MonkeypoxVirus #monkeypox #Jynneos #JYNNEOS #endemic #publichealth #vaccinations #vaccines

Judith L. (@wavedeva)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @alexmeshkin: It may be a good time to prepare a MonkeyPox specific vaccine. You know - let’s not just assume smallpox vaccines will wor…

Cheryl Gilbert (@NewportShuGirl)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @HRC: Breaking: Biden Administration has announced nationwide testing and vaccine strategy to combat Monkeypox in the United States. HHS…

Bill Goodermont (@BillGoodermont)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @HRC: Breaking: Biden Administration has announced nationwide testing and vaccine strategy to combat Monkeypox in the United States. HHS…

Thomas Thalhammer (@ThoThalAT)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022

RT @benryanwriter: The Biden administration intends to release at least 1.6 million doses of the two-dose Jynneos vaccine for #monkeypox by…

Pam Petkanas (@pampetkanas)
5:39pm PDT - June 28th, 2022