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Monkey pox: four pharmacies will experiment with vaccination

Monkey pox: four pharmacies will experiment with vaccination

According to the presidents of the Federation of Pharmaceutical Unions of France and the Union of Unions of Community Pharmacists, four pharmacies will test vaccination against monkeypox from Wednesday August 10, in Marseille, Fréjus, Lille and Paris. . The monkey pox vaccination campaign could change gears. After a first decree on July 26 to extend …

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Bern considers centralized purchase of monkeypox vaccines

Bern considers centralized purchase of monkeypox vaccines

The FOPH is currently examining the possibility of centralizing the purchase of a vaccine against monkeypox. Such a measure, however, assumes that Swissmedic has given the green light to use the product and the institute has not received an authorization request. Whether the monkeypox vaccine will be subject to a rolling review process will depend …

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Lorient - Two cases of monkeypox in Lorient and about fifteen vaccinations

Lorient – Two cases of monkeypox in Lorient and about fifteen vaccinations

What is monkeypox, also called monkey pox? Aurélien Lorléac’h, infectious disease doctor at the Bretagne Sud Hospital Group: It is a viral infection of the smallpox family, which we only know about historically and somewhat mythically because it is the only disease that humans succeeded in eradicating it, thanks to vaccination. Monkeypox continued to circulate …

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Monkey pox: "You will panic when you find out how I got monkeypox"... The testimony of this Spaniard who challenges

Monkey pox: “You will panic when you find out how I got monkeypox”… The testimony of this Spaniard who challenges

The rant of a Spaniard has gone viral. He says he was infected with monkeypox while buying a scooter on a second-hand resale site. The testimony of this Spaniard questions and the media across the Pyrenees were quick to echo his “thread” published this Saturday on Twitter as it goes against the main recommendations, in …

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Spain: the gay community towards abstinence to guard against monkeypox

Spain: the gay community towards abstinence to guard against monkeypox

Abstinence, limitation of sexual partners: in Spain, the biggest focus of monkeypox in the world, the lack of vaccines is pushing part of the gay community, on the front line against the virus, to change their sexual habits to limit the risks. “With this monkey thing, I prefer to be careful (…) I don’t have …

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Faced with monkeypox, the American LGBT+ community fears stigma

Faced with monkeypox, the American LGBT+ community fears stigma

Published on : 07/30/2022 – 11:02Modified : 07/30/2022 – 11:00 Los Angeles (AFP) – The spread of monkeypox and its prevalence among gay men raises fear, anger and sensitive questions in the United States for a community still scarred by the early years of the AIDS epidemic. An overwhelming majority of cases in the United …

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