Study on mpox epidemiology in New York during summer 2022

Study on mpox epidemiology in New York during summer 2022

In a recent case series posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, researchers presented a summary of their experience of identifying, managing and vaccinating mpox (MPX) virus (MPXV)-infected individuals in New York during the summer season of 2022. Study: Monkeypox in the New York metropolitan area, Summer 2022. Image Credit: FOTOGRIN/Shutterstock The 2022 MPXV outbreak was … Read more

How to get messaging right on masks, vaccines as ‘triple threat’ of viruses swirl – National

How to get messaging right on masks, vaccines as ‘triple threat’ of viruses swirl – National

Public health officials looking to get buy-in among Canadians for health measures like masking and vaccination should use more positive, targeted and personal appeals — and they should follow their own advice, bioethicists and infectious diseases experts say. Lessons can also be learned from the success that Canada has seen in decreasing the number of … Read more

Why Everyone Is Getting Sick – CNBC

Why Everyone Is Getting Sick – CNBC

Why Everyone Is Getting Sick  CNBC Canada is seeing an early rise in flu cases. Is a ‘tidal wave’ of infection coming?  CBC News Flu cases, hospitalizations and deaths double over last week  WFAA Return of seasonal flu, RSV and other viruses could spell disaster for older Canadians, experts say  The Globe and Mail VERIFY | Yes, it is … Read more

DC to merge monkeypox clinics with some COVID centers

DC to merge monkeypox clinics with some COVID centers

WASHINGTON – The D.C. Department of Health will merge the city’s three monkeypox clinics with three COVID centers beginning Saturday, October 15. The monkeypox clinics will merge with the COVID-19 centers in wards two, three, and eight. Health officials say the move comes following the District’s success in fighting the monkeypox outbreak. The monkeypox vaccine … Read more

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan to discuss COVID-19, monkeypox, and polio ahead of winter months

NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan to discuss COVID-19, monkeypox, and polio ahead of winter months

NEW YORK (WABC) — New York City’s health commissioner is set to discuss COVID-19, monkeypox, and polio Wednesday amid concerns going into the winter season. NYC Health Commissioner Dr. Ashwin Vasan is set to hold a briefing at 9 a.m. Wednesday. This week, the Biden Administration said the country doesn’t have enough resources for COVID-19 … Read more

NYC Expands Vaccine Eligibility, to Open New Appointments – NBC New York

NYC Expands Vaccine Eligibility, to Open New Appointments – NBC New York

What to Know The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene announced Wednesday it is expanding the eligibility for monkeypox vaccination in an attempt to protect more New Yorkers. The city will open 30,000 new appointments at 4 p.m. Thursday, under new eligibility guidelines. To date more than 130,000 first and second doses … Read more

As Monkeypox cases decline, D.C.’s clinics transition to walk-up; eligibility expanded in Maryland

As Monkeypox cases decline, D.C.’s clinics transition to walk-up; eligibility expanded in Maryland

DC’s Monkeypox clinics now take walk-ins As Monkeypox cases fall, both D.C. and Maryland are expanding eligibility and access to vaccines. Starting Friday, D.C.’s Monkeypox vaccination clinics will transition to walk-up only. WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) – As Monkeypox cases fall, both D.C. and Maryland are expanding eligibility and access to vaccines. Starting Friday, D.C.’s … Read more

NYC to Open 50,000 More Vaccine Appointments; Expands Eligibility to Those Under 18 – NBC New York

NYC Expands Vaccine Eligibility, to Open New Appointments – NBC New York

What to Know New York City health officials have announced that more than 50,000 new appointment slots will open Friday — on the same day it will start shortening the intervals between vaccine doses as well as make vaccinations available to those under 18 years old. The city previously that second doses should be provided … Read more

Monkeypox death confirmed by LA County health officials – WCNC

Monkeypox death confirmed by LA County health officials – WCNC

Monkeypox death confirmed by LA County health officials  WCNC The First Monkeypox Death In The US Has Been Confirmed  IFLScience First US monkeypox death confirmed in California  KTLA Los Angeles CDC says death in Los Angeles is 1st known monkeypox-related death  ABC News View Full Coverage on Google News