LGBT charity urges men to avoid oral sex in new monkeypox sexual health advice

Gay and bisexual men should avoid oral sex and positions that involve face-to-face contact to limit the spread of monkeypoxa charity has said. Tea LGBT Foundation has released sexual health advice for men who have sex with men, who have made up the majority of new cases of the virus. Monkeypox relies on prolonged close … Read more

Third suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County, health officials say

Third suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County, health officials say Updated: 1:53 PM PDT May 31, 2022 Hide Transcript Show Transcript HAVE NOW. THIS COMES AS MORE CASES HAVE ENBE SUSPECTED IN THE GLOBAL OUTBREAK OF THIS VERY RARE DISEASE THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION OR THE WHO HAS IDENTIFIED00 2 CASES IN 12 WESTERN … Read more

Monkeypox patient in Massachusetts suffered fluid-filled blisters on scalp, palms and feet

America’s first monkeypox patient this year had ‘smallpox-like’ fluid-filled blisters erupting on his scalp, palms and soles of his feet, doctors say. The man — who has not been named — was admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital on May 12 with a fever and rash after antibiotics failed to stave off his illness. Doctors initially … Read more

Pride parades should go on despite monkeypox concerns: WHO

A World Health Organization (WHO) adviser said on Monday that people should not change their plans to attend pride parades next month amid the increased circulation of monkeypox. “It’s important that people who want to go out and celebrate gay pride, LGBTQ+ pride, to continue to go and plan to do so,” said Andy Seale, … Read more

First potential human-to-human transmission of monkeypox detected in the United States

The first potential cases of human-to-human transmission of monkeypox in the United States this year have been detected. This weekend four cases have been spotted overall — with two in California and one each in Colorado and New York. It brings the US tally to 14 infections across eight states, with most of the infections … Read more

Nearly 200 Cases Of Monkeypox Have Been Found In More Than 20 Countries

LONDON (AP) — The World Health Organization says nearly 200 cases of monkeypox have been reported in more than 20 countries not usually known to have outbreaks of the unusual disease, but described the epidemic as “containable” and proposed creating a stockpile to equitably share the limited vaccines and drugs available worldwide. During a public … Read more

2nd Probable Case Of Monkeypox Identified In Sacramento County Through Contact Tracing – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento County public health officials said on Friday they are now looking at a second suspected case of monkeypox in the area. The probable second patient comes on the same week that California saw its first case, which was confirmed by the CDC on Thursday. READ MORE: Party At Carmichael Apartment Ends … Read more