The UK will offer monkeypox vaccines to some gay and bisexual men

Image: Scientific photo library (AP) UK health officials are planning to offer smallpox more widely vaccines, which are effective against the related monkeysmallpox virus –to some gay and bisexual men. The broadening of the reach is part of a renewed strategy to contain the emerging viral disease, which recently it has spread far beyond the … Read more

British tourist, 30, is loaded into a sealed capsule by helicopter after being struck by monkeypox in Greece

British tourist, 30, is loaded onto a Chinook helicopter in a sealed capsule after being “diagnosed with monkeypox” on the Greek island of Naxos A British tourist was seen flown to Athens on suspicion of monkeypox The 30-year-old was contained in a sealed capsule and flown by helicopter Greece confirmed its first case of monkeypox … Read more

Gay men with multiple partners top priority in UK’s Monkeypox vaccination campaign

Gay men, particularly those with multiple partners or who have participated in group sex, will be the main target of the UK’s monkeypox vaccination campaign, the Health Safety Agency (UKHSA) said. . In a vaccination strategy published Tuesday, the agency said that although anyone can contract monkeypox, the current outbreak is “mainly in gays, bisexuals … Read more

Monkeypox Virus: CDC publishes sex guidelines on Monkeypox. Why India should prepare for the battle for Monkeypox

The number of Monkeypox virus cases is increasing day by day, but neither people nor governments seem to care. It has spread to more than 40 countries and still continues, with South Korea reporting its first case. Singapore also reported a case, the first in Southeast Asia, involving a British flight attendant. The Center for … Read more

Singapore reports 7,109 new cases of Covid-19 and a monkeypox infection

Singapore reported 7,109 new cases of COVID-19 at noon Tuesday, including 6,393 local and 716 imported infections. According to media reports, a monkeypox infection has also been confirmed. There have been 13,78,090 coronavirus cases and 1,405 deaths in Singapore since the start of the pandemic. Singapore has seen a 23% … Read more

The American response to monkeypox repeats the mistakes of COVID-19

Monkeypox, a relative of smallpox, is spreading at unnerving rates and to unprecedented places, including the United States. Over 1,500 cases have been recorded in over 30 countries, including at least 17 US states and the District of Columbia. However, the biggest concern for Americans isn’t disease – it’s that our response shows how little … Read more

The UK has the most confirmed cases of monkeypox in the world

The tube labeled “Monkeypox virus positive” is seen in this illustration taken May 22, 2022. [Photo/Agencies] The number of Monkeypox cases continues to rise in the UK, prompting health authorities to issue warnings ahead of summer events and festivals that could spread the virus further. The UK Health Safety Agency, or UKHSA, said 50 cases … Read more

Here’s how to get a monkeypox vaccine in Toronto

Monkeypox has become the latest health issue the public has to worry about, fresh from a much welcome break in our collective COVID nightmare, with at least 168 cases of the virus now confirmed in Canada, 30 of them in Ontario plus three other probable and 18 suspected infections. With Toronto’s first patient diagnosed nearly … Read more

Innovating the next COVID-19 variant … and the next pandemic

In an ideal world, COVID-19 would be a thing of the past and another pandemic would be a distant possibility. Unfortunately, we don’t live in an ideal world and there’s no way to predict when the next dangerous variant or pandemic of COVID-19 will emerge. Case in point: monkeypox. We must be ready. Given the … Read more