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WHO renames monkeypox as ‘mpox’
Health & Fitness

WHO renames monkeypox as ‘mpox’

The World Health Organization announced Monday that “mpox” is now the preferred name for monkeypox. “Both names will be used…
Egyptian official discloses more monkeypox cases
Egypt

Egyptian official discloses more monkeypox cases

The Head of the preventive medicine sector at the Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population Amr Qandil, said that since…
US monkeypox deaths are rare; here’s why they can be difficult to confirm
Health & Fitness

US monkeypox deaths are rare; here’s why they can be difficult to confirm

CNN  —  There have been more than 25,000 monkeypox cases in the United States during the current outbreak, and deaths…
Egypt announces second monkeypox case
Egypt

Egypt announces second monkeypox case

The Ministry of Health and Population announced the second monkeypox case in Egypt, from an Arab traveler who tested positive…
Don’t touch foreigners, warns senior health official after China’s first monkeypox case
World

Don’t touch foreigners, warns senior health official after China’s first monkeypox case

A top Chinese health official has warned people against touching foreigners, a day after mainland China confirmed its first case…
Monkeypox outbreak slowing in the US, but health leaders say critical challenges remain
World

Monkeypox outbreak slowing in the US, but health leaders say critical challenges remain

CNN —  New monkeypox cases in the United States have been steadily dropping in recent weeks, with cases reported in the…
Egypt records first monkeypox case
Egypt

Egypt records first monkeypox case

Egypt recorded the first monkeypox case for a 42-year-old man, on Wednesday, the Ministry of Health and Population announced. The…
Why calling monkeypox an STD is about more than just a label
Health & Fitness

Why calling monkeypox an STD is about more than just a label

(CNN) – A hallmark of the ongoing monkeypox outbreak is that most cases have been linked to sexual activity, and…
Spain reports first monkeypox-related death in Europe
World

Spain reports first monkeypox-related death in Europe

Madrid, Spain (Reuters) – Spain reported its first monkeypox-related death on Friday, in what is thought to be Europe’s first…
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