Monkeypox vaccine strategy shift yields more supply for some, hurdles for others

Most places in the United States with heavy monkeypox caseloads have shifted their vaccination strategies to the Biden administration's low-dose, intradermal approach -- and they are reporting varying results so far. Some say the shift has stretched their vaccine supply, helping them meet a growing demand for the Jynneos monkeypox vaccine....

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Monkeypox transmission from humans to pets: What to know about risk, prevention

The World Health Organization called the recent monkeypox outbreak a “public health emergency of international concern.”There have been more than 40,000 confirmed cases of monkeypox worldwide, with 12 deaths reported.Until recently, the medical community believed monkeypox spread only from animal to human and human to human.Doctors from Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital in...

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Gay community rallies to prevent monkeypox from spreading as demand for vaccines skyrockets

When adult film entertainer Silver Steele tested positive for monkeypox, he shared his experience on social media in hopes of getting others vaccinated. CNN's Salma Abdelaziz speaks to Silver and visits a clinic in east London to see first-hand how the gay <iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/dunLfSbBHtY" title="YouTube video player" frameborder="0" allow="accelerometer;...

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Now should I worry about monkeypox? Our medical analyst explains

Monkeypox is spreading in the United States and around the world. There are at least 26,000 infections documented in over 80 countries. The World Health Organization has declared it a public health emergency of international concern. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting more than 6,600 infections, just two months after monkeypox was...

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Dr. Sanjay Gupta: While monkeypox cases rise, why are we waiting for the cavalry to rescue us?

It's hard to believe we are face-to-face with a new health crisis, monkeypox, before we are even out of the woods with the previous -- but still very much current -- crisis, Covid-19. The pandemic, which has held the United States and almost every other country in its grip, should have...

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Monkeypox outbreak: What to know

Since early May 2022, many countries in Europe, as well as Australia, and the U.S. have reported an increasing number of monkeypox cases.As a viral disease native to Africa, monkeypox is usually transmitted by animal-to-human contact, producing skin lesions, fever, and body aches in people the virus infects.Some recent cases of...

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