It's now declared a public health emergency in the U.S. As cases of monkeypox continue to climb White House officials say they're confident the U.S. will get its arms around the outbreak amid criticism for its handling of it. Mandy Gaither has more on this declaration and how the vaccine strategy may change.
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A case of polio was identified in Rockland County, New York, and now the virus has been detected in New York City's wastewater.
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New York health officials are warning about the potential local spread of polio. Here's what to know about polio vaccines and symptoms.
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Just minutes after testing positive, a Six Flags worker spoke exclusively with channel two.
- Women's Health
You can develop tingling in your feet from sitting on your foot, but it could also be a sign of an underlying condition, from multiple sclerosis to diabetes.
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The World Health Organization will rename the increasingly spreading monkeypox virus after concerned that the name could be discriminatory and stigmatizing.
From the comfort food to sports culture, there are things I miss about my home in Ohio that I haven't been able to find in the northern state.
Experts share their advice about isolation, masking and more if you're still testing positive late into a COVID-19 infection.
A 29-year-old woman found a mark on her head and was diagnosed with a fungal infection. It turned out to be invasive skin cancer.
Sarah Lee said the melanoma was a "terrifying surprise" — she didn't use sunbeds, wore SPF 30, and grew up in Wales where "it almost always rains."
The study, which was recently published in the journal “Scientific Reports,” found that gait patterns among Japanese children aged 6 to 12 vary from those in other developed countries. Age related variations in lower limb movements while walking were studied by scientists from Nagoya University in Japan. For Japanese children in the 11-12 year age group, the number of steps performed each minute was higher than those in the 6-8 year age group.
We still have a chance to contain the monkeypox outbreak, but experts fear the virus could become endemic in the U.S.
New drugs from Eli Lilly and Novo Nordisk have shown striking results in studies. If insurers step up to back them, the drugs—and the stocks—could take off.
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A Woodford County resident has tested presumptive positive for monkeypox, marking the disease's arrival in the Tri-County Area
- Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Texas’ major cities have received thousands of monkeypox vaccine doses and expect thousands more in the coming weeks, but there is a national shortage
What are the symptoms of skin cancer? Colorado meteorologist Kathy Sabine was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, shared scar photos.
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CDC revises COVID community ratings for Tri-Cities area.
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People Are Texting Their Parents To See If They Were Vaccinated Against Polio Because We All Don't Have Enough To Deal With Already
"The internet’s hottest trend is texting your mom if you got the polio vaccine."View Entire Post ›
- The Fayetteville Observer
The man, who appears to be the first in Cumberland County to get infected, has a big medical bill and has been out of work.
Actress Anne Heche has died. The 53-year-old actress was in a devastating car accident on Friday, August 5, that left her in a coma. Her family had issued a statement shortly before her death to inform the public that the “Six Days, Seven Nights” actress was not expected to survive after experiencing a catastrophic brain injury caused […]
Do you need a polio vaccine booster? Probably not — but those who do 'should rush to get shots' if they're in NYC, one expert says
New York City urged people to get a polio vaccine if they need it. Insider asked two experts who needs it, who doesn't, and how to get it.
- The Telegraph
A dog has been infected with monkeypox for the first time after sharing a bed with its infected owners, scientists have said.