Tag: Virus

Monkeypox Overwhelms NYC

Monkeypox Overwhelms NYC

An increased demand for the monkeypox vaccine has caused the appointment system to crash in NYC, ABC News reports. As cases of the virus increase, many of the supplies have been running out as soon as they arrive. Infections have now exceeded 1,000 cases in the U.S. Some common symptoms in patients include fever, body aches, chills and fatigue. People with more serious illness may develop a rash and lesions on the face and hands that can spread to other parts of
the body.

Massachusetts Resident Tests Positive for Monkeypox

Massachusetts Resident Tests Positive for Monkeypox

Health officials have officially confirmed the first case of monkeypox in the US this year. A Massachusetts citizen has tested positive for monkeypox and was later confirmed by health officials Wednesday. According to a release from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, the patient is an adult make who recently traveled to Canada. The test was confirmed on Wednesday by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention after going through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health for initial testing

COVID Three Years Later: Are Things Getting Better?

COVID Three Years Later: Are Things Getting Better?

President Donald Trump declared a nationwide emergency on March 13, 2020. From there, the entire world was introduced to face masks and hand sanitizer. 6 million deaths and three years later, the world is still fighting to maintain some sense of “normal,” whatever that may look like.

Keep Calm and Wash Your Hands

Keep Calm and Wash Your Hands

Store shelves are empty, entire cities and countries on 24-hour lockdowns. It is an uneasy time to be out and about due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19). With all that is going on in the world, and multiple media sources reporting on these occurrences, it can be difficult to understand what exactly is going on. The […]

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