Missouri health officials raise threat level of monkeypox, frustrated with limited vaccine supply | Politics

Missouri health officials raise threat level of monkeypox, frustrated with limited vaccine supply |  Politics

Michele Munz, Kurt Erickson JEFFERSON CITY — State and local health officials are taking steps to fend off the spread of monkeypox across Missouri, but the limited supply of vaccine is frustrating those efforts. Govt. Mike Parson’s administration on Wednesday required that any cases of monkeypox be reported to state or local health departments within … Read more

Monkeypox patient’s nose is rotting after being dismissed as sunburn

Monkeypox patient's nose is rotting after being dismissed as sunburn

A man’s nose began to rot in one of the most shocking monkeypox cases reported so far. The 40-year-old German patient went to his doctor after a red spot developed on his nose. It was then assumed to be a sunburn, and the man was sent home. But within a few more days, the lesion … Read more

Gay Adult Film Actor Silver Steele’s Graphic Post Of Painful Monkeypox Rash Goes Viral

Gay Adult Film Actor

Silver Steele shared a collage of his monkeypox rash. A social media post detailing a man’s experience of monkeypox has gone viral. Silver Steele, who is a gay adult film star, has documented the symptoms of the infection over a period of two weeks. In a photo collage shared by Mr Steele, one can see … Read more

Texas toddler presumed positive for monkeypox

Texas toddler presumed positive for monkeypox

A Texas toddler younger than two appears to have tested positive for monkeypox, a Houston-area leader confirmed Tuesday. Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo said officials have yet to determine how the baby contracted the disease, noting the child hasn’t been in daycare or school. The presumed case won’t be confirmed until testing is done by … Read more

Doctor Warns of Suspicious Pattern Behind Monkeypox Outbreak

Doctor Warns of Suspicious Pattern Behind Monkeypox Outbreak

There has been much speculation that the novel coronavirus was a bioweapon developed in a Chinese Communist Party (CCP) lab. Now, an American doctor has a theory that the new monkeypox outbreak may also have similar nefarious origins. Dr. Syed Haider told The Epoch Times that the development of the monkeypox outbreak seems identical to … Read more

Monkeypox patient shares timeline selfies showing how lesions grew over his face

Monkeypox patient shares timeline selfies showing how lesions grew over his face

A Texas man diagnosed with monkeypox has shared a series of shocking selfies documenting how his painful symptoms developed. Gay porn star Silver Steele posted a “timeline” composite image to his Instagram account on Aug. 4 — consisting of nine photos taken on different days — in order to highlight how horrific lesions changed shape … Read more

1st suspected case of human-to-dog monkeypox transmission leads CDC to update guidance on the virus

1st suspected case of human-to-dog monkeypox transmission leads CDC to update guidance on the virus

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has updated its monkeypox guidance to include dogs as animals that can catch the virus. The CDC tweaked its guidance after the first case of a pet dog suspected of contracting the virus from its owners was documented in France. Scientists said in a paper published in … Read more

Woman with monkeypox slams shocking sex ‘misinformation’

Woman with monkeypox slams shocking sex 'misinformation'

A Georgia woman diagnosed with monkeypox said she didn’t contract the “painful” virus via sex — and is using TikTok to fight “misinformation” about the disease. Camille Seaton, 20, began feeling unwell partway through July and rushed to a hospital when she noticed blisters breaking out on her face. The young mother was subsequently stunned … Read more

WHO renames two monkeypox variants to avoid geographic references

WHO renames two monkeypox variants to avoid geographic references

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Saturday that it renamed variants of the monkeypox virus as it looks to counter concerns about the original naming conventions. “Newly identified viruses, related diseases & virus variants are given names to avoid causing offense to any cultural, social, national, regional, professional, or ethnic groups, & minimize the negative … Read more

Dog reportedly contracts monkeypox from owners

Dog reportedly contracts monkeypox from owners

A dog belonging to a gay French couple has contracted monkeypox after sharing their bed — the first confirmed case of human-to-pet infection, according to reports. The Parisian men, ages 44 and 27, are believed to have contracted the virus after having sexual contact with other guys during their non-monogamous relationship. The couple said they … Read more