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'Stressed out' STD clinics struggle to handle surge in monkeypox patients as U.S. outbreak grows

‘Stressed out’ STD clinics struggle to handle surge in monkeypox patients as U.S. outbreak grows

Dr. Emily Drwiega from the University of Illinois Health and Maggie Butler, a registered nurse, prepare monkeypox vaccines at the Test Positive Aware Network nonprofit clinic in Chicago, Illinois, July 25, 2022. Eric Cox | Reuters Dr. Ward Carpenter, co-director of health services at the Los Angeles LGBT Center, said the monkeypox outbreak across the …

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'Stressed out' STD clinics struggle to handle surge in monkeypox patients as U.S. outbreak grows

‘Stressed out’ STD clinics struggle to handle surge in monkeypox patients as U.S. outbreak grows

Dr. Emily Drwiega from the University of Illinois Health and Maggie Butler, a registered nurse, prepare monkeypox vaccines at the Test Positive Aware Network nonprofit clinic in Chicago, Illinois, July 25, 2022. Eric Cox | Reuters Dr. Ward Carpenter, co-director of health services at the Los Angeles LGBT Center, said the monkeypox outbreak across the …

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Here's How to Work Out Muscle Knots, According to an Exercise Physiologist

Here’s How to Work Out Muscle Knots, According to an Exercise Physiologist

Imagine you’ve just completed a tough upper-body workout. Your muscles feel a bit tired, but all in all, you’re able to go about the rest of your day just fine. The next morning, you wake up and realize the back of your shoulder blade feels stiff. When you rub your shoulder muscles, it feels like …

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An ER doctor says he's sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

An ER doctor says he’s sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

Experts in San Francisco, Miami, and the UK say many monkeypox cases are being “missed.” Some patients are receiving false negative monkeypox tests, while others are being misdiagnosed. Fear, stigma, miscommunication and misunderstanding all contribute.  Loading Something is loading. More than 7,100 monkeypox patients have been diagnosed in the US since this outbreak began with …

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An ER doctor says he's sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

An ER doctor says he’s sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

Experts in San Francisco, Miami, and the UK say many monkeypox cases are being “missed.” Some patients are receiving false negative monkeypox tests, while others are being misdiagnosed. Fear, stigma, miscommunication and misunderstanding all contribute.  Loading Something is loading. More than 7,100 monkeypox patients have been diagnosed in the US since this outbreak began with …

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An ER doctor says he's sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

An ER doctor says he’s sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

Dr. Graham Walker, an emergency physician, treats monkeypox patients in San Francisco.Courtesy of Graham Walker Experts in San Francisco, Miami, and the UK say many monkeypox cases are being “missed.” Some patients are receiving false negative monkeypox tests, while others are being misdiagnosed. Fear, stigma, miscommunication and misunderstanding all contribute. More than 7,100 monkeypox patients …

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An ER doctor says he's sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

An ER doctor says he’s sick of seeing monkeypox patients misdiagnosed, only to end up in the hospital in excruciating pain

Dr. Graham Walker, an emergency physician, treats monkeypox patients in San Francisco.Courtesy of Graham Walker Experts in San Francisco, Miami, and the UK say many monkeypox cases are being “missed.” Some patients are receiving false negative monkeypox tests, while others are being misdiagnosed. Fear, stigma, miscommunication and misunderstanding all contribute. More than 7,100 monkeypox patients …

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Lose Your Beer Gut in 10 Days With This Slim-down Workout, Says Trainer — Eat This Not That

Lose Your Beer Gut in 10 Days With This Slim-down Workout, Says Trainer — Eat This Not That

Dealing with a beer gut is frustrating for more than a few reasons. This belly spillage hangs over form-fitting pants, shows through tighter tops, and puts you at risk for many serious health conditions. When summer rolls around, it’s beyond dreaded. Suffice to say, many people have a goal of tightening things up and getting …

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Examples of monkeypox rashes.

In Indiana, monkeypox virus a growing problem as cases increase

MUNCIE, Ind. — As of Thursday the number of cases of monkeypox in Indiana had reached 62 cases, up from 45 the previous Thursday, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Those figures included at least two pediatric cases. The illness, largely spread by skin on skin contact, has been spreading in the United States …

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How colleges are preparing for a new public health threat: monkeypox

How colleges are preparing for a new public health threat: monkeypox

Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Ill., is prepared to help students isolate if they test positive for monkeypox. Courtesy of Lake Forest College hide caption toggle caption Courtesy of Lake Forest College Lake Forest College in Lake Forest, Ill., is prepared to help students isolate if they test positive for monkeypox. Courtesy of Lake …

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