18 August 2022


Monkeypox can spread to pet dogs, doctors report (1)
By MIKE STOBBE Associated PressAug 16, 2022 at 4:20 pm NEW YORK - Health officials are warning people who are infected with monkeypox to stay away from household pets, since the animals could be at risk of catching the virus. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for months has had the advice in place as monkeypox spreads in the U.S.
Studies To See If Mutations Behind Monkeypox Spread: WHO (6)
By Robin MILLARD 08/17/22 AT 5:12 PM Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Reddit Share on Flipboard Monkeypox received its name because the virus was originally identified in monkeys kept for research in Denmark in 1958, though it is found most frequently in rodents and and the 2022 outbreak is being spread from human- to-human contact Studies are under way to see whether genetic changes in the monkeypox virus
UN chief appoints inaugural Internet Governance Forum Leadership Panel (1)
Tuesday, August 16, 2022UN News Ten distinguished persons hailing from all regions of the globe have been appointed to serve on the Secretary-General's inaugural Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Leadership Panel, the United Nations announced on Tuesday. UN chief Ant'onio Guterres established the Panel to support and strengthen the IGF, an annual meeting to discuss public policy issues pertaining to the Internet.
Monkeypox Explained: Transmission, Symptoms, Vaccines and Treatment (1)
Frequently asked questions about how monkeypox spreads, who's most at risk, and what vaccines and treatments are available By Tanya Lewis on August 17, 2022 What is monkeypox? Monkeypox is a disease caused by a virus in the orthopoxvirus group, which includes smallpox.
4 Koreans to compete in 2nd leg of PGA Tour playoffs, set sights on finale (1)
2022-08-17 17:07 Im Sung-jae of Korea lines up his birdie putt on the eighteenth green, during the third round of the FedEx St. Jude Championship golf tournament, at TPC Southwind, in Memphis, Tenn., Aug.
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