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Monkeypox: are we reacting fast enough to the crisis? – podcast

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There are around 2,600 confirmed cases of monkeypox in the UK, with gay and bisexual men most at risk of becoming infected. Dr Will Nutland on the response so far How to list...

‘Like winning the lottery’: Americans struggle to get monkeypox vaccines

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“It was like trying to win the lottery. It was so difficult.” On a hot Saturday afternoon last weekend, at New York City’s Bronx high school of science, Alexx Dunn, 42, waited in line for a monkeypox vaccine at a publ...

Monkeypox showing signs of plateauing in UK, say health officials

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The monkeypox outbreak in the UK is showing signs of plateauing, the UK Health Security Agency has said. The organisation said there had been 2,859 confirmed and highly probable cases of the viral disease as of 4 Aug...

Monkeypox: are we reacting fast enough to the crisis? – podcast

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There are around 2,600 confirmed cases of monkeypox in the UK, with gay and bisexual men most at risk of becoming infected. Dr Will Nutland on the response so far How to list...

LGBTQ+ groups unite to urge UK ministers to act against monkeypox

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LGBTQ+ groups from across the political spectrum have joined forces to demand the government increase efforts to combat monkeypox or risk it becoming endemic in the UK. There have been more than 2,600 cases of monkeyp...

‘Is sex worth the risk?’ Monkeypox just the latest virus to threaten gay intimacy

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Last week, I went to my doctor’s office for a long-scheduled sexually transmitted infection checkup, and started to cry a few minutes into my appointment. Like many gay men, I am on a daily drug called pre-exposure pr...

Monkeypox: are we reacting fast enough to the crisis? – podcast

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There are around 2,600 confirmed cases of monkeypox in the UK, with gay and bisexual men most at risk of becoming infected. Dr Will Nutland on the response so far How to list...

Global monkeypox vaccine race sparks fears that poorer nations will lose out

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A scramble for monkeypox vaccines is under way, with 35 countries vying for access to the 16.4m doses that exist so far, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), and a risk that low-income countries may lose ...

‘I’m one of the lucky ones’: vaccines scarce as US monkeypox cases rise

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For 67-year-old Peter Madero, getting a monkeypox vaccination from the Chelsea sexual health clinic in Manhattan on Friday was a matter of staying protected amid increasing cases of virus as it spreads across the coun...

More than 1,000 monkeypox cases confirmed in New York City

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There are now more than 1,000 confirmed cases of monkeypox in New York City, which continues to be a hotspot for the virus, health officials said on Monday. New York reached 1,040 cases as of Monday, said the most rec...

Monkeypox: Schiff demands to know why US does not have more vaccines

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The California Democrat Adam Schiff, a leading critic of the US response to the monkeypox outbreak, said on Sunday: “I don’t know why there aren’t more vaccines available.” Speaking a day after the World Health Organi...

UK needs urgent vaccine drive to curb monkeypox, campaigners say

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Health authorities are underestimating the scale of the response required to stop monkeypox becoming endemic in the UK, sexual health campaigners have warned, as a new vaccination drive is launched. The Terrence Higgi...

Monkeypox declared global health emergency by WHO as cases surge

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The global monkeypox outbreak has been declared a public health emergency of international concern by the World Health Organization (WHO) – the strongest call to action the agency can make. It is the seventh time such...

CDC activates emergency operations unit for monkeypox

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has activated an emergency operations unit for monkeypox that signals the initial stages of a public health concern. The Emergency Operations Center (EOC), was acti...

Monkeypox shows that if we can’t talk openly about sex and disease, bigots will

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Contrary to original reporting in the Telegraph, now corrected – but not before being widely syndicated – Will Nutland never said that this summer’s festivals could turn into superspreader events. The assistant honora...

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