Explanation: Monkeypox in the United States: where could it spread next?

Explanation: Monkeypox in the United States: where could it spread next?

A person arrives to receive a monkeypox vaccination at Northwell Health Immediate Care Center in Fire Island-Cherry Grove, New York, U.S., July 15, 2022. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register CHICAGO, Aug 7 (Reuters) – The United States declared monkeypox a public health emergency last week, in a bid … Read more

Arizona man details his diagnosis of monkeypox as cases rise in the country

Arizona man details his diagnosis of monkeypox as cases rise in the country

Arizona man details his diagnosis of monkeypox as cases rise in the country PHOENIX – Monkeypox cases are on the rise in the Phoenix area and across the country, and the Biden administration recently declared the outbreak a public health emergency. Over a hundred cases of monkeypox have been reported in Arizona and getting the … Read more

LGBTQ monkeypox patients use social media to help each other get treatment

LGBTQ monkeypox patients use social media to help each other get treatment

Grassroots support against monkeypox TPOXX is an antiviral that can be used to treat monkeypox. But the prescription process is complicated and little known. So members of the LGBTQ community created a shareable Google Doc to help patients find doctors who know what TPOXX is and how to navigate the tedious prescribing process. NEW YORK … Read more

LGBTQ monkeypox patients use social media to help each other get treatment

LGBTQ monkeypox patients use social media to help each other get treatment

Grassroots support against monkeypox TPOXX is an antiviral that can be used to treat monkeypox. But the prescription process is complicated and little known. So members of the LGBTQ community created a shareable Google Doc to help patients find doctors who know what TPOXX is and how to navigate the tedious prescribing process. NEW YORK … Read more

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner, removes draft pick team in tampering, tanking investigation

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner, removes draft pick team in tampering, tanking investigation

The investigation, led by former U.S. attorney and SEC Chairwoman Mary Jo White and attorneys from law firm Debevoise, determined the Dolphins violated anti-tampering rules on three occasions, the NFL announced in a press release on Tuesday. The investigation also found that the team did not intentionally lose games, known as tanking, but noted that … Read more

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner, removes draft pick team in tampering, tanking investigation

NFL suspends Miami Dolphins owner, removes draft pick team in tampering, tanking investigation

The investigation, led by former U.S. attorney and SEC Chairwoman Mary Jo White and attorneys from law firm Debevoise, determined the Dolphins violated anti-tampering rules on three occasions, the NFL announced in a press release on Tuesday. The investigation also found that the team did not intentionally lose games, known as tanking, but noted that … Read more

‘Living with COVID’: where the pandemic could go next

‘Living with COVID’: where the pandemic could go next

LONDON/CHICAGO, Aug 1 (Reuters) – As the third winter of the coronavirus pandemic looms in the northern hemisphere, scientists are warning weary governments and populations to prepare for more waves of COVID-19. In the United States alone, there could be up to a million infections a day this winter, Chris Murray, director of the Institute … Read more

New York becomes the second major US city to declare a health emergency over monkeypox

New York becomes the second major US city to declare a health emergency over monkeypox

“We estimate that approximately 150,000 New Yorkers are currently at risk of exposure to monkeypox,” Mayor Eric Adams and Dr. Ashwin Vasan, commissioner of the city’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, said in a statement. a joint statement. “This outbreak needs to be addressed urgently, with action and resources, both nationally and globally, and … Read more

If you’re at high risk, don’t wait for updated COVID vaccines, experts say

If you’re at high risk, don’t wait for updated COVID vaccines, experts say

CHICAGO, July 29 (Reuters) – People at high risk of severe illness who have not yet received a second COVID-19 booster should not wait for next-generation vaccines targeting Omicron due in the fall, five said vaccine experts at Reuters. In many countries, including the United States, the BA.5 Omicron subvariant of the virus is thriving, … Read more

Reinfection, more frequent serious outcome with the BA.5 variant; virus spike protein toxic to heart cells

Reinfection, more frequent serious outcome with the BA.5 variant;  virus spike protein toxic to heart cells

A medical worker administers a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech “Cominarty” vaccine against coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to a patient at a vaccination center in Ancenis-Saint-Gereon, France, November 17, 2021. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe /Photo File /Photo File Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register July 28 (Reuters) – The following is a summary of some recent … Read more