First US Death Due to Monkeypox Confirmed
Health officials confirmed the first US death due to monkeypox in a Los Angeles County resident. The Los Angeles Department...Read more about First US Death Due to Monkeypox Confirmed
Recognizing the Monkeypox Rash and Common-Sense Precautions
The monkeypox virus can be transmitted via close, personal contact, and for the first several months of the outbreak it appeared to be closely associated with sexual contacts. However, it is possible to transmit monkeypox person-to-person without any sexual contact, as recently reported by the CDC regarding a young man in his 20s who sought care at an Emergency Department (ED) in Stanford, California.Read more about Recognizing the Monkeypox Rash and Common-Sense Precautions
LA County Reports Second US Death of Person With Monkeypox
Los Angeles County reported the death of a person with monkeypox. The case is currently under investigation to determine whether...Read more about LA County Reports Second US Death of Person With Monkeypox
Monkeypox Outbreak: Weekly Update (September 12, 2022)
Cases of new monkeypox infections continue to decrease in the US and globally. The clinical trial evaluating intradermal delivery of...Read more about Monkeypox Outbreak: Weekly Update (September 12, 2022)
What Are The Latest Recommendations for Treating Monkeypox at Home?
Monkeypox, like most viral infections, has no known specific treatment. However, some remedies help you feel better while you recover at home. Let's discuss some of the latest recommendations for self-treating monkeypox.Read more about What Are The Latest Recommendations for Treating Monkeypox at Home?
All You Need to Know About the Isolation with Monkeypox
Sadly, we are all too familiar with isolating and quarantining in this COVID-19 era. Monkeypox, the newest public health concern...Read more about All You Need to Know About the Isolation with Monkeypox
Back to School: How to Protect Against Monkeypox
Returning to school is a stressful and exciting time for many people. Still, if you and your family are prepared to safeguard your children against monkeypox, you may hopefully relax into the new school year with confidence.Read more about Back to School: How to Protect Against Monkeypox
Monkeypox Outbreak: Weekly Update (September 5, 2022)
The US reported the first death of a person with monkeypox, but it is unclear what role the disease played...Read more about Monkeypox Outbreak: Weekly Update (September 5, 2022)