public health

Monkey smallpox: What do we know about the smallpox-like virus detected in the UK?

Health officials in the United Kingdom have confirmed that a man who recently flew in from Nigeria has contracted smallpox, a rare viral infection caused by smallpox. The British Public Health Safety Agency (UKHSA) said on Saturday that the patient was being treated in the isolation ward of Guy and St. Thomas Infectious Diseases Hospital …

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What measures should be taken as the number of cases of Covid-19 increases?

CNN – Coved-19 cases are on the rise again. In at least eight U.S. states, infections have risen 50 percent since the previous week. According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, parts of New York have moved to the “high” mark of the Coved-19 community. The growth in the United States was …

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