Monkeypox is a global health emergency. But many Americans do not have all the facts about the virus.
- USA TODAY Opinion
The United States is seeing a steady increase in monkeypox cases and experts have been saying that we're not ready, but we can be.
- CBS Miami
Health officials said the second doses of the monkeypox vaccines will be delayed, so more first doses can be given.
- Miami Herald
The U.S. has declared monkeypox a national health emergency. How does it spread?
Langya virus, or Langya henipavirus, has been identified in China—the potentially deadly virus spreads from animals to humans. Here, find symptoms and treatments.
Researchers at the University of Southern California studied blood and tissue samples from people who got liver cancer and those who did not.
CDC: You should get two negative tests or wear a mask for up to 10 days after testing positive for COVID-19
The public-health agency shared updated guidelines for what to do if someone tests positive for the virus or is exposed to someone who has COVID-19.
Ovarian cancer often isn't detected until it's spread to other parts of the body. Warning signs include appetite loss, bloating, or pain that persist.
- CBS News
The agency says the new revisions acknowledge "the pandemic is not over" but should not disrupt daily life as much as it used to.
- Pensacola News Journal
The Pensacola community has been mourning the death of SCI business director Rodney Jackson from Vibrio. Here's what to know about the bacteria.
Face masks are back for visitors to Great Smoky Mountains National Park buildings, and research finds low levels of stress hormone are a predictor of long COVID
Face masks will once again be required for visitors inside all Great Smoky Mountains National Park buildings due to the high transmission of COVID cases in Tennessee.
At this point, it's clear that COVID-19 is probably here to stay. But how will the pandemic change and how long will it take to get to the endemic phase? Experts discuss their predictions.
A series of viral TikToks is helping to destigmatize talking about period pain.
Students can stay in their classroom this fall if they’ve been exposed to COVID-19, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday in an updated
- Knox News | The Knoxville News-Sentinel
Lots of confusing information is swirling around about monkeypox. So, Knox News spoke with Dr. Eric Penniman to get answers straight from a physician.
- National Review
Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, on Tuesday suggested it is “inexplicable” that some Americans view mandatory mask-wearing as a violation of their freedom, according to a new report.
- Eating Well
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- LA Times
Monkeypox cases are rising exponentially, dimming hopes that officials can quickly gain control of the virus that has the potential to establish a lasting foothold.
Women who consume cured meats and other preserved foods are more likely to develop breast cancer, a new study from local researchers in Hong Kong suggests. The study, published in Cancer Prevention Research on Aug. 1, looked into how preserved foods that may contain nitrate and nitrite might increase the risk of developing breast cancer. The research involved 1,307 women with breast cancer and 1,050 age-matched controls without cancer, all of whom were from Hong Kong.
- KGO – San Francisco
One person is dead and three other people are injured in a shooting that happened after a fight broke out at a gym in the East Bay, police confirmed.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
The monkeypox virus can stay on clothes and objects for up to 15 days. Here’s what to know about disinfecting clothes and other household items.