WHO Looking To Rename Monkeypox, Turns To Public For Suggestions News Portal

Monkeypox was first discovered in humans in 1970 in the Democratic Republic of Congo. (Representational) Geneva: The World Health Organization, which is looking to rename monkeypox, called Tuesday for... Read more »

Drugmaker Gilead To Fund Monkeypox Education For LGBTQ+ Groups News Portal

Drugmaker Gilead to help fund monkeypox education for LGBTQ+ groups Drugmaker Gilead Sciences plans to announce on Tuesday that it will provide up to $5 million in grants to... Read more »

Monkeypox: Kerala Reports 5th Case, 7 In India So Far News Portal

This is the fifth case of Monkeypox in the state. New Delhi: Days after the death of one person with Monkeypox-like symptoms in the state, another Monkeypox case has... Read more »

20 Quarantined In Kerala After Death Of Man With Monkeypox-Like Symptoms News Portal

India has reported five cases of monkeypox so far. Punnayur, Kerala: Twenty people were quarantined in Kerala’s Thrissur, following the death of one person with Monkeypox-like symptoms in the... Read more »

Spain Reports 2nd Monkeypox-Related Death Within 24 Hours News Portal

Spain is one of the world’s worst-hit countries. (Representational) Madrid: Spain on Saturday reported its second monkeypox-related death, one day after announcing what is believed to be the first... Read more »

India’s First Monkeypox Patient “Completely Cured”: Kerala Health Minister News Portal

The 35-year old monkeypox patient, from Kerala’s Kollam, would be discharged today. Thiruvananthapuram: A Kerala man, who was India’s first monkeypox patient and was being treated at the Government... Read more »

Spain Records First Monkeypox-Related Death In Europe: Health Ministry News Portal

Monkeypox: At least 120 Monkeypox patients were hospitalised, Spain’s health ministry said. Madrid: Spain reported its first monkeypox-related death on Friday, marking what is thought to be the first... Read more »

WHO chief advises men who have sex with men to reduce partners to limit exposure to monkeypox News Portal

“This is an outbreak that can be stopped if countries, communities and individuals inform themselves, take the risk seriously and take the steps needed to stop transmission and protect... Read more »

Man With Skin Disorder Sent To Hyderabad Hospital To Rule Out Monkeypox News Portal

The man has papulosquamous crusted lesions over his palms, legs and scalp, a release said. (File) Khammam: Health officials in Telangana’s Khammam district on Tuesday referred a 35-year-old man,... Read more »

Telangana Man, Hospitalised With Monkeypox Symptoms, Tests Negative News Portal

Monkeypox: A doctor in Telangana said there is nothing to panic about. (File) Hyderabad: The samples of a 35-year-old man, who came to Telangana from abroad, tested negative for... Read more »

EU Approves Smallpox Vaccine ‘Imanvex’ For Use Against Monkeypox News Portal

Imvanex has been approved in the EU since 2013 for the prevention of smallpox. Copenhagen: The European Commission has approved a smallpox vaccine for use against monkeypox after the... Read more »

No Need To Panic, Those Infected With Monkeypox Stable Now: Kerala Minister News Portal

The Kerala government is equipped to deal with Monkeypox, the minister said. (File photo) Thiruvananthapuram: There is nothing to be concerned or worried about monkeypox as testing and surveillance... Read more »

US Health Agency’s Warning On Monkeypox: Spike In Cases Expected News Portal

Monkeypox: WHO believes the actual number of Monkeypox cases is likely higher. Washington: The United States may see more cases of monkeypox before the numbers go down, Director of... Read more »

WHO declares monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern News Portal

The decision was announced Saturday morning after WHO convened its second emergency committee on the issue on Thursday. “I have decided that the global monkeypox outbreak represents a public... Read more »

Why WHO Declared Monkeypox A Global Health Emergency: 5 Facts News Portal

New Delhi: The World Health Organisation today declared the rapidly spreading monkeypox as a global health emergency. The health body’s alert calls for global cooperation against monkeypox. Here are... Read more »

Karnataka Steps Up Monkeypox Surveillance News Portal

A circular was issued after a 2nd case of Monkeypox was reported from Kannur district of Kerala. Bengaluru: In the wake of confirmed cases of ‘Monkeypox’ disease in neighbouring... Read more »

Third Monkeypox Case Confirmed In Kerala, Says State Health Minister: Report News Portal

All 3 cases of Monkeypox in India have been found in Kerala so far. (Representational) Thiruvananthapuram: A 35 year-old man, who came to Kerala from UAE earlier this month,... Read more »

After 2 Monkeypox Cases, Centre Asks For Strict Screening Of Passengers News Portal

The symptoms of monkeypox include a high fever, swollen lymph nodes and a blistery chickenpox-like rash. New Delhi: The Centre on Monday asked ports and airports to ensure strict... Read more »

New Yorkers Make Long Queues For Monkeypox Vaccine News Portal

City health commissioner said New York needs tens of thousands more vaccines. New York: On a hot Sunday afternoon in New York, the epicenter of the US monkeypox outbreak,... Read more »

Help Desks At Airports: How Kerala Stepped Up Monkeypox Surveillance News Portal

Kerala has stepped up surveillance for any signs of Monkeypox Thiruvananthapuram: Extensive training for doctors and officials of local bodies as well as help desks in all the four... Read more »