Pandemics

World Health Organization confirms 80 cases of monkeypox with outbreaks in 11 countries

World Health Organization confirms 80 cases of monkeypox with outbreaks in 11 countries

This 2003 electron microscope image made available by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows oval-shaped mature monkeypox virions, left, and spherical immature virions, right, obtained from a sample of human skin associated with the 2003 prairie dog epidemic. Cynthia S. Goldsmith, Russell Regner | CDC via AP The World Health Organization has confirmed …

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CDC urges older Americans to get Covid shots as hospitalizations rise again

CDC urges older Americans to get Covid shots as hospitalizations rise again

Shana Alesi administers a second COVID-19 booster shot to Army veteran Robert Hall at Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital on April 1, 2022 in Hines, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention this week urged older Americans to get the Covid shot to boost their protection against the virus …

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