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CDC Warns of Serious Monkeypox Illness as Ohio Reports Death of Monkeypox Patient |  CNN

CDC Warns of Serious Monkeypox Illness as Ohio Reports Death of Monkeypox Patient | CNN

CNN — The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new warning to health care providers on Thursday about serious illness in people with monkeypox. The alert comes as Ohio reported that an individual with monkeypox has died – the third known death of a monkeypox patient in the United States. Ohio …

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HHS launches ads for updated Covid-19 reminder, focusing on adults 50 and older |  CNN

HHS launches ads for updated Covid-19 reminder, focusing on adults 50 and older | CNN

CNN — As part of the White House’s Covid-19 response plan for the fall, the US Department of Health and Human Services is launching a video ad to encourage people to get vaccinated against the updated Covid-19 – especially those who are 50 and older. In the public education campaign’s new video ad, released Thursday …

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Poliomyelitis has reappeared in the United States.  Who should get the polio vaccine now?  |  CNN

Poliomyelitis has reappeared in the United States. Who should get the polio vaccine now? | CNN

CNN — New York’s governor declared a state of emergency after health officials detected poliovirus in sewage from five counties – evidence that the disease is circulating. The statement also follows a report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of an unvaccinated person from Rockland County, New York, who was diagnosed with …

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Monkeypox outbreak slows in US, but health officials say critical challenges remain |  CNN

Monkeypox outbreak slows in US, but health officials say critical challenges remain | CNN

CNN — New cases of monkeypox in the United States have steadily declined in recent weeks, with cases reported in the first week of September reduced to about half of what they were at their peak a month ago. . But the recent death of a Los Angeles County resident — the first attributed to …

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