A medical journal has published evidence of the first suspected case of human-to-pet transmission of the monkeypox virus. A dog living with two men in France who were infected with the virus began exhibiting symptoms 12 days after they did, ...
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The World Health Organization says it's holding an open forum to rename the disease monkeypox after some critics raised concerns the name could be derogatory or...
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An Italian greyhound seems to have caught monkeypox from humans after he slept in bed with his owners, who were both sick with the virus. The four-year-old dog broke out in lesions, "including abdomen pustules," according to medical science journal The ...
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MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 (HealthDay News) -- Monkeypox could soon get a new name. The World Health Organization announced Friday that it plans to rename the condition to eliminate any derogatory or racist connotations, a decision in alignment with current ...
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On Monday, the CDC announced that its monkeypox guidance has been updated after the first suspected case of human-to-dog transmission of the virus was reported.
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Also, 4 studies shed light on symptoms, diagnosis, and spread, with 1 paper detailing asymptomatic cases.
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People who have been infected with monkeypox are advised to stay away from their pets. According to CBS News, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance to show that dogs can catch the virus. The Lancet, a peer-reviewed medical ...
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The Hays County Local Health Department is investigating the two cases and working to identify the people who possibly have been in contact with the two people, according to the release. Meanwhile, Bexar County has ...
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A dog belonging to two homosexual French men has contracted monkeypox in what is being called the first confirmed case of human-to-pet infection of the disease.
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MR. DIAMOND: Hello, and welcome to Washington Post Live. I'm Dan Diamond, a national health reporter here at The Post. The World Health Organization last month declared that monkeypox was a public health emergency of international concern.
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There are now 11 suspected cases of monkeypox in Delaware. Public Health officials said five more cases – all in men – are pending confirmatory testing by the CDC. Two cases are from a 23 year old and 57 year old from Sussex County and the other three ...
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A dog infected with monkeypox is the subject of a new case report—it seems dogs can get monkeypox, according to a suspected transmission. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control have adjusted their guidance to include dogs as animals that can catch the ...
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DOVER, Del. – The Delaware Division of Public Health has announced five new monkeypox cases in the state. Monday's announcement brings the total number of cases in the First State to 11. We're told the five most recent cases are all males.
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Florida Department of Health reported 328 monkeypox cases in a week. State still ranks third highest for confirmed cases in the U.S., CDC data show.
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According to reports, a dog owned by a gay French couple who shared a bed with them has developed monkeypox. This is the first known instance of a human-to-pet virus. The virus is thought to have been acquired by the two Parisian men, aged 44 and 27, ...
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