Man infected with monkey pox attended Daddyland Festival in Dallas

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas County Health Department has reported the first locally transmitted case of the monkeypox virus after a man attending the Daddyland Festival tested positive. He traveled from out of state for the Fourth of July four-day circuit party. Health officials said the man with a rash went to a hospital in … Read more

Teens and Mental Health; Plus, ‘all-in-one’ vaccine

InnovationRx is your weekly overview of healthcare news. To get it in your inbox, subscribe here† tThe mental health of American teens is declining as Generation Z faces a global pandemic and epidemic of gun violence in the United States. While overall rates of anxiety and depression remained relatively stable in the first year of … Read more

Monkeypox patients may not have typical symptoms making infection more difficult to recognize

Monkeypox patients infected as part of the current global outbreak may not show all of the virus’ typical symptoms, leaving some cases undetected, experts fear. A Belgian study released in pre-print on Tuesday found that some patients who had tested positive for the virus right at the start of the outbreak. It comes a week … Read more

Douglas County identifies second case of monkey pox

A second likely case of monkey pox was reported Tuesday by the Douglas County Health Department. The case is a known contact with a confirmed case, according to the health department. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this is also the second known case in Nebraska. The health department said the patient … Read more

Douglas County identifies second case of monkey pox

A second likely case of monkey pox was reported Tuesday by the Douglas County Health Department. The case is a known contact with a confirmed case, according to the health department. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, this is also the second known case in Nebraska. The health department said the patient … Read more

Don’t confuse these skin conditions with Monkeypox

It’s understandable to be paranoid when you see new bumps appear on your skin nowadays, if Outbreaks of monkeypox around the world are alarming public health experts. But plenty of other evils can cause rashes, blisters and sores – aren’t bodies fun? There are ofar 4,000 reported cases of monkey pox worldwide this year, including … Read more

Don’t confuse these skin conditions with Monkeypox

Monkeypox is the latest emerging germ alarming public health experts, with over 4,000 reported cases worldwide this year, including at least 300 in the U.S. While this viral disease may not spread as quickly as Covid-19, it threatens to shift from a zoonotic disease, rarely spread by rodents, to something that happens regularly between people … Read more