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# monkeypox - Yesterday’s News

WHO says monkeypox not currently a global health emergency
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WHO says monkeypox not currently a global health emergency

Sun 8:22 AM 10,669 Views 11 Comments

More than 3,200 confirmed cases and one death have now been reported.

# monkeypox - Thursday 23 June, 2022

28 cases of monkeypox have been detected in Ireland
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

28 cases of monkeypox have been detected in Ireland

Thu 5:43 PM 16,512 Views 16 Comments

All 28 patients with monkeypox are men and the majority are aged between 25 and 44.

# monkeypox - Tuesday 21 June, 2022

UK to offer vaccine to gay and bisexual men at higher risk of exposure to monkeypox
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# Monkeypox

UK to offer vaccine to gay and bisexual men at higher risk of exposure to monkeypox

Jun 21st 2022, 10:37 PM 17,686 Views 21 Comments

Eligibility would depend on a number of factors.

# monkeypox - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

WHO to create new name for monkeypox to avoid discrimination
# Stigma
# Stigma

WHO to create new name for monkeypox to avoid discrimination

Jun 15th 2022, 11:50 AM 19,654 Views 48 Comments

As of 8 June there were a total of 9 confirmed cases here.

# monkeypox - Tuesday 14 June, 2022

EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox
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# Monkeypox

EU buys 110,000 vaccine doses against monkeypox

Jun 14th 2022, 2:43 PM 6,864 Views 11 Comments

The jabs are authorised for use against smallpox, but officials say they will also work against the monkeypox virus too.

# monkeypox - Friday 10 June, 2022

Nine cases of monkeypox have been detected in Ireland
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Nine cases of monkeypox have been detected in Ireland

Jun 10th 2022, 2:33 PM 24,565 Views 9 Comments

None of those who contracted the virus have needed to be hospitalised.

# monkeypox - Wednesday 8 June, 2022

More than 1,000 monkeypox cases reported globally, says WHO
# Virus
# Virus

More than 1,000 monkeypox cases reported globally, says WHO

Jun 8th 2022, 9:44 PM 7,807 Views 0 Comments

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre said it has been notified of seven confirmed cases of monkeypox in Ireland.

# monkeypox - Sunday 5 June, 2022

780 monkeypox outbreak cases confirmed worldwide, says WHO
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# Monkeypox

780 monkeypox outbreak cases confirmed worldwide, says WHO

Jun 5th 2022, 3:00 PM 9,984 Views 9 Comments

The 780 cases all come from countries where the virus is not endemic.

# monkeypox - Friday 3 June, 2022

More than 700 monkeypox cases detected globally - CDC
# Virus
# Virus

More than 700 monkeypox cases detected globally - CDC

Jun 3rd 2022, 8:28 PM 10,990 Views 15 Comments

In Ireland, health authorities have confirmed six cases so far.

# monkeypox - Thursday 2 June, 2022

Two more monkeypox cases in Ireland as health authorities say the increase was expected
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# Under The Radar

Two more monkeypox cases in Ireland as health authorities say the increase was expected

Updated Jun 2nd 2022, 5:03 PM 20,881 Views 19 Comments

A total of six cases have now been identified here.

# monkeypox - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Monkeypox outbreak ‘could amplify’ during festival season, says World Health Organization
# Transmission
# Transmission

Monkeypox outbreak ‘could amplify’ during festival season, says World Health Organization

May 31st 2022, 5:20 PM 18,481 Views 16 Comments

Evidence suggests the current outbreak could have started in Europe in mid-April.

Explainer: What to know about monkeypox now that two cases have been detected in Ireland
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# Monkeypox

Explainer: What to know about monkeypox now that two cases have been detected in Ireland

Updated May 31st 2022, 7:25 AM 27,253 Views 14 Comments

People shouldn’t be “panicking” about monkeypox, a virologist has said.

# monkeypox - Monday 30 May, 2022

Second case of monkeypox confirmed in Ireland by HSE
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# Monkeypox

Second case of monkeypox confirmed in Ireland by HSE

May 30th 2022, 9:50 PM 38,308 Views 15 Comments

The first case of monkeypox in Ireland was reported on Saturday by the HSPC.

# monkeypox - Saturday 28 May, 2022

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Republic
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# Monkeypox

First case of monkeypox confirmed in Republic

May 28th 2022, 11:47 AM 64,710 Views 73 Comments

A suspected case is also being investigated and test results are awaited.

# monkeypox - Friday 27 May, 2022

HSE to take delivery of vaccines to combat monkeypox and may roll out vaccination programme
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# Monkeypox

HSE to take delivery of vaccines to combat monkeypox and may roll out vaccination programme

May 27th 2022, 10:31 AM 18,763 Views 21 Comments

Reid said Ireland had secured an order of vaccines for monkeypox and these would be delivered “shortly”.

# monkeypox - Thursday 26 May, 2022

NI Public Health Agency confirms first case of monkeypox in Northern Ireland
# Virus
# Virus

NI Public Health Agency confirms first case of monkeypox in Northern Ireland

Updated May 26th 2022, 7:00 PM 32,141 Views 22 Comments

More than a dozen countries across Europe have reported cases.

Number of monkeypox cases confirmed worldwide passes 200 milestone – EU disease agency
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# ECDC

Number of monkeypox cases confirmed worldwide passes 200 milestone – EU disease agency

May 26th 2022, 8:35 AM 11,067 Views 14 Comments

Monkeypox symptoms usually clear up after two to four weeks, and it is not usually fatal.

# monkeypox - Tuesday 24 May, 2022

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK
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# Monkeypox

UAE becomes first Gulf country to announce monkeypox case, further cases in Europe and UK

May 24th 2022, 9:40 PM 14,726 Views 0 Comments

Transmission of monkeypox occurs through close, sustained skin-to-skin contact with someone who has an active rash.

# monkeypox - Monday 23 May, 2022

Monkeypox: ECDC says risk to wider population is 'low' but that countries should prepare
# Risk Assessment
# Risk Assessment

Monkeypox: ECDC says risk to wider population is 'low' but that countries should prepare

Updated May 23rd 2022, 3:45 PM 42,289 Views 41 Comments

As of Saturday, there were 92 confirmed cases of the disease in countries where monkeypox is not endemic.

# monkeypox - Sunday 22 May, 2022

UN denounces 'racist and homophobic' tone of some monkeypox reporting
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# Monkeypox

UN denounces 'racist and homophobic' tone of some monkeypox reporting

May 22nd 2022, 8:00 PM 27,187 Views 17 Comments

UNAIDS said ‘a significant proportion’ of recent monkeypox cases have been identified among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men.

UK confirms local transmission of monkeypox
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# Monkeypox

UK confirms local transmission of monkeypox

Updated May 22nd 2022, 11:46 AM 39,030 Views 20 Comments

The UK Health Security Agency registered 20 cases of the disease on Friday.

# monkeypox - Friday 20 May, 2022

France, Germany report first monkeypox cases as UK figures more than double to reach 20
# Disease
# Disease

France, Germany report first monkeypox cases as UK figures more than double to reach 20

Updated May 20th 2022, 12:38 PM 39,323 Views 28 Comments

The rare disease — which is not usually fatal — often manifests itself through fever, muscle aches and other signs.

# monkeypox - Thursday 19 May, 2022

What is monkeypox and why are cases spreading in the UK and Europe?
# Explainer
# Explainer

What is monkeypox and why are cases spreading in the UK and Europe?

May 19th 2022, 2:10 PM 44,842 Views 16 Comments

The virus usually spreads only in Central and West Africa.

Rare monkeypox outbreaks detected in Europe and North America
# Health
# Health

Rare monkeypox outbreaks detected in Europe and North America

May 19th 2022, 7:44 AM 25,609 Views 27 Comments

Britain has confirmed nine cases of the virus since 6 May, and the United States verified its first on Wednesday.

# monkeypox - Saturday 14 May, 2022

Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in England
# Health
# Health

Two more monkeypox cases confirmed in England

May 14th 2022, 3:45 PM 67,041 Views 14 Comments

The cases are not linked to a previously confirmed case in England announced on 7 May.