How do you get monkeypox? 7 ways to avoid contracting virus as US declares outbreak a public health emergency

How do you get monkeypox?  7 ways to avoid contracting virus as US declares outbreak a public health emergency

With the US Department of Health and Human Services declaring the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency as the number of cases continue to rise, the most important thing you can do is know your risk level. Monkeypox is still rare and most people have a low risk. But if you are in a city … Read more

Monkeypox Chicago: Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker declares monkeypox a public health emergency

Monkeypox Chicago: Illinois Gov.  JB Pritzker declares monkeypox a public health emergency

CHICAGO (WLS) — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker declared monkeypox a public health emergency Monday to help coordinate a statewide response. Declaring the state a “disaster area” allows the Illinois Dept. of Public Health to better coordinate with other state agencies and the federal government on vaccine distribution and disease prevention. Illinois currently has the 3rd … Read more

How to manage monkeypox symptoms in kids; expert offers tips | Health

How to manage monkeypox symptoms in kids;  expert offers tips |  Health

ace monkeypox infections are growing with each passing day, the scare around its symptoms especially the painful rashes that appear in neck, armpits or groin, is making people dread the zoonotic viral infection. Monkeypox symptoms include fever, headache, back pain, myalgia (muscle aches) and intense asthaenia (lack of energy), swollen lymph nodes, and a rash. … Read more

Maryland has more monkeypox cases, CDC says

Maryland has more monkeypox cases, CDC says

INFORMATION ABOUT ABORTION CARE. TONIGHT MARYLAND’S NUMBER OF PRESUMED MONKEY POX CASES IS GROWING ACCORDING TO THE CDC. THE STATE HAS REPORTED 14 CONFIRMED OR PRESUMED CASES THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TELLS 11 NEWS THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ALLOCATED AN INITIAL 682 MONKEYPOX VACCINE DOSES. IT WILL ALLOCATE 200 DOSES EACH TO BALTIMORE CITY MONTGOMERY. AND … Read more