Argentine government issues series of recommendations due to growth of monkeypox cases

Argentine government issues series of recommendations due to growth of monkeypox cases

Buenos Aires.- The Government of Argentina issued today Saturday a series of recommendations to the population in the face of the growth of monkeypox casesor mono, a condition that has 37 confirmed infections in the South American country. “In Argentina, at the moment, we have 37 confirmed cases, of which 70 percent became ill outside … Read more

Americas detects 10,000 infected with monkeypox; 36% of global infections

Americas detects 10,000 infected with monkeypox;  36% of global infections

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported today Friday that the region of the Americas has reported around 10,000 infections by monkey poxor simian, the equivalent of 36% of all global cases. The continental body said through a statement that the countries of the region approved a resolution to support equitable access to the vaccine … Read more

Where was the first case of monkeypox in Mexico?

Where was the first case of monkeypox in Mexico?

The first case of monkeypox in Mexico occurred in May of this year, 2022, when it was confirmed in a 50-year-old man. He was a resident of the United States, but according to epidemiologist Hugo López-Gatell Ramírez, he was presumably infected in the Netherlands. When did monkeypox start? When did monkeypox start? Monkeypox vaccine Monkeypox … Read more

United States declares a national health emergency over monkeypox

United States declares a national health emergency over monkeypox

Washington.- The Government of the United States declared this Thursday a national health emergency due to the outbreak of monkeypox that the country lives, in which thousands of infections have already been registered although, for the moment, no deaths. “We are prepared to take our response to the next level,” explained Thursday the Secretary of … Read more

People killed by monkeypox will be cremated in Honduras

People killed by monkeypox will be cremated in Honduras

Tegucigalpa, Honduras.- Health authorities of several countries in Central America are already reinforcing surveillance for cases of monkeypox. In Honduras, the authorities even claim that people who die from this disease will probably be cremated. The interim coordinator of chronic, communicable and non-communicable diseases of the Ministry of Health, Aron Bueso, declared that if infections … Read more

United States declares monkeypox health emergency

United States declares monkeypox health emergency

The government of USA declared this Thursday, August 4 national health emergency for the outbreak of monkey pox that the country faces, since thousands of infections have been registered in the region, although so far noNo deaths from this disease. It was the US Secretary of Health, Xavier Becerra, who through a call with journalists … Read more

US Declares National Health Emergency Due to Outbreak of Monkeypox Cases

US Declares National Health Emergency Due to Outbreak of Monkeypox Cases

National health emergency due to the monkeypox outbreak. Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images The United States government declared this Thursday a national health emergency due to the outbreak of monkeypox that the country lives, in which thousands of infections have already been registered although, for the moment, no deaths. “We are prepared to take our response … Read more

How to prevent monkeypox?

How to prevent monkeypox?

Monkeypox is attacking the entire planet, That is why citizens from all over the world must take a series of preventive measures so as not to get infected. Being a zoonotic infection that was first detected in monkeys, in recent months it has been spreading on land outside its place of origin, this being the … Read more

Monkeypox arrives in Guatemala; report first case

Monkeypox arrives in Guatemala;  report first case

The monkey pox continues to spread throughout the American continent because this Wednesday the Health authorities of Guatemala confirmed that the first case of this disease was detected in that Central American country. Therefore, they asked the population to take extreme precautions against this disease. It was specified that the case corresponds to a 31-year-old … Read more

Chile Evaluates Agreements to Acquire Monkeypox Vaccines

Chile Evaluates Agreements to Acquire Monkeypox Vaccines

Santiago.- Chile evaluates bilateral or multilateral alternatives to purchase the monkeypox vaccinea disease that already has 55 confirmed cases in the South American country, the Undersecretary for International Economic Relations, José Miguel Ahumada, reported Tuesday. “In case of being sanitary opportune, the State of Chile may sign the supply agreements to acquire a ‘stock’ (inventory) … Read more

Monkeypox: Peru records first death from virus infection

Monkeypox: Peru records first death from virus infection

Peru.- After having tested positive for monkeypox, a 45-year-old person lost his life in Peruthis being the first death that the South American country registers due to contagion of said disease. According to what was disclosed by local media, the person in question arrived at the Two of May HospitalLocated in Limewhere the patient suffered … Read more

Joe Biden creates team to respond to Monkeypox

Joe Biden creates team to respond to Monkeypox

Although monkeypox has not been declared a national emergency in the United States, Joe Bidenmade the decision to form a team commanded by two senior federal officials, to manage a rapid and effective response against the “Monkeypox” virus, which has infected more than 5,800 people. In this sense, it was specified that the Federal Emergency … Read more

California and Illinois declare state of emergency over monkeypox

California and Illinois declare state of emergency over monkeypox

Epidemiologists point out that the cases of the current outbreak are being milder than those described in West Africa. Photo: Pablo Blazquez Dominguez/Getty Images The states of California and Illinois declared a state of emergency on Monday due to the increase in cases of monkeypox, thus joining New York, which already did the same last … Read more