Can the “new” CDC meet the Monkeypox challenge?

What happens when your child’s school reports the first case of monkey pox? It’s not a question of if, it’s a question of when. Monkeypox may not be deadly, but it is both debilitating and disfiguring. What can be done to prevent or limit the damage? Consider what follows. People with monkey pox on isolated … Read more

Monkeypox patient’s nose is rotting after being dismissed as sunburn

A man’s nose started to rot in one of the most shocking cases of monkey pox reported to date. The 40-year-old German patient went to his doctor after a red spot appeared on his nose. It was then assumed that it was a sunburn and the man was sent home. But within a few days, … Read more

Gay Adult Movie Actor Silver Steele’s Graphic Post Of Painful Monkeypox Rash Goes Viral

Silver Steele shared a collage of his monkey pox rash. A social media post detailing a man’s experience with monkey pox has gone viral. Silver Steele, a gay adult movie star, has documented the symptoms of the infection over a two-week period. In a photo collage shared by Mr Steele, the lesions on his face … Read more

Texan toddler probably positive for monkey pox

A Texas toddler younger than two appears to have tested positive for monkey pox, a Houston leader confirmed Tuesday. Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo said officials have yet to determine how the baby contracted the disease, noting that the child has not been to daycare or school. The suspected case will not be confirmed until … Read more

First Monkeypox case confirmed in Cameron County

CAMERON COUNTY, Texas (ValleyCentral) – Cameron County Public Health has confirmed its first case of Monkeypox. Cameron, Hidalgo Provinces Get Vaccines Against Monkeypox According to a press release sent by the county, the individual was being tested at a local clinic on Thursday. The person has reported no recent trips outside the area. Cameron County … Read more

How useful is PCR for diagnosing monkey pox?

The World Health Organization (WHO) declared the recent outbreak of monkeypox virus infections in non-endemic regions on July 23, 2022 a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). As a result, public health officials in many countries have issued guidelines on early detection, case isolation and containment measures to limit the spread of this virus. … Read more

WHO plans to rename Monkeypox over stigmatization concerns – NBC Chicago

The World Health Organization says it is holding an open forum to rename the disease monkeypox after some critics expressed concerns that the name could be derogatory or have racist connotations. In a statement released Friday, the UN health agency said it has also renamed two families, or clades, of the virus, using Roman numerals … Read more

What you need to know about monkey pox in Saskatchewan

After the Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) issued a warning about an increased risk of getting monkey pox in the province, there are a few things you may need to know going forward. On Saturday, August 13, SHA confirmed that there are three cases of monkeypox in the province. While the cases so far have come … Read more

Woman with monkey pox denounces shocking ‘misinformation’ about sex

A Georgia woman diagnosed with monkey pox said she didn’t contract the “painful” virus through sex — and is using TikTok to fight “misinformation” about the disease. Camille Seaton, 20, began to feel unwell in mid-July and rushed to a hospital when she saw blisters on her face. The young mother was then stunned when … Read more

Woman with monkey pox denounces shocking ‘misinformation’ about sex

A Georgia woman diagnosed with monkey pox said she didn’t contract the “painful” virus through sex — and is using TikTok to fight “misinformation” about the disease. Camille Seaton, 20, began to feel unwell in mid-July and rushed to a hospital when she saw blisters on her face. The young mother was then stunned when … Read more