Spread of monkeypox around the world: Should we be worried?

The number of infections with monkeypox is increasing faster and faster in several countries. Something to worry about the World Health Organization, which is preparing to hold a meeting this week to decide on the seriousness of the upsurge in cases. According to the experts contacted by the “Morning”, the situation is not alarming for […]

Hospitalizations still on the rise in Quebec

Quebec records 18 new deaths linked to COVID-19. The province also has 1,860 people hospitalized, including 45 in intensive care. THE SITUATION IN QUEBEC AS OF JULY 14, 2022 – 1,119,322 people infected (+2,457*) – 15,708 deaths (+18) – 7,236 healthcare workers absent for COVID-related reasons – 1860 people hospitalized (+93) *258 entrées *165 sorties […]

Chile confirms its first case of monkeypox

The Chilean Ministry of Health confirmed on Friday June 17 the first case of monkeypox in the country in a young adult who had traveled to Europe. >>WHO is considering declaring a “international public health emergency” >>UK: 104 additional cases of monkeypox Illustration of monkeypox virus. […]

Monkey pox. At least three cases have been detected in France

Three confirmed cases of monkey pox were recorded in France as of Monday May 23, 2022, according to a press release from Public Health France, which does not give further details. Proven or presumed cases of this virus have been identified in several European countries – Great Britain, Portugal, Spain, Italy, Belgium, Germany, Sweden – […]