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The 10-year-old’s symptoms passed — but then worse ones set in. Her case shows how little we know about long COVID in kids

The 10-year-old’s symptoms passed — but then worse ones set in. Her case shows how little we know about long COVID in kids

Shyne Staples leaps up and executes a flawless forward roll across a gym mat. She flips into a cartwheel, stands on her hands, then climbs a rope before spinning around a high bar in her San Mateo gymnastics class. Like many 10-year-old girls, Shyne likes flying around the gym, Simone Biles-style. But unlike most of …

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CDC Confirms Case Of Monkeypox In Philadelphia, First In Pennsylvania

CDC Confirms Case Of Monkeypox In Philadelphia, First In Pennsylvania

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The CDC has now confirmed a case of monkeypox in Philadelphia — the first found in Pennsylvania. Monkeypox infections in the United States have doubled to 21 in a week. Meanwhile, the CDC is stepping up efforts to address the spread of the virus by initiating an emergency response. READ MORE: Dave …

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Another NYC Monkeypox Case Brings Total to 5, WHO Says Might Be ‘Too Late to Contain'

Another NYC Monkeypox Case Brings Total to 5, WHO Says Might Be ‘Too Late to Contain’

A fifth person has tested positive for what is presumed to be monkeypox in New York City, city health officials said late Thursday night, as the government urged doctors to test more aggressive for the virus. The new NYC case makes three in less than 36 hours for a previously rare disease that is now …

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Dr. Jha Says This Worst Case Scenario for COVID Keeps Him Up at Night

Dr. Jha Says This Worst Case Scenario for COVID Keeps Him Up at Night

You’d be hard pressed to find someone who wasn’t over COVID pandemic at this point, but even two years in, it’s clearer than ever the virus is not done with us. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the U.S. is still seeing an average of more than 100,000 new infections every …

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Monkeypox in Illinois: 2nd probable case reported, Chicago public health officials say

Monkeypox in Illinois: 2nd probable case reported, Chicago public health officials say

CHICAGO (WLS) — A second probable case of monkeypox has been identified in Illinois, Chicago public health officials said Friday. The second person to test positive for monkeypox is a close contact of the first positive case, according to a statement from the Chicago Dept. of Public Health. “The risk to the general public remains …

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Probable case of monkeypox found in San Francisco resident

Probable case of monkeypox found in San Francisco resident

A probable case of monkeypox has been identified in a San Francisco resident amid a recent rise in cases in the United States and across the globe, public health officials announced on Friday evening. Information about the San Francisco individual with the probable case could not be released for privacy reasons, but public health officials …

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Georgia officials announce first suspected case of monkeypox

Monkeypox has not previously triggered widespread outbreaks beyond Africa, where it is endemic. Health authorities are expressing concern about the unusual uptick but also stress that the virus is far less transmissible than the coronavirus. In July 2021, Georgia monitored more than 40 people for suspected cases of monkeypox, but ultimately none tested positive. More …

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Third suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County, health officials say

Third suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County, health officials say

Third suspected monkeypox case identified in Sacramento County, health officials say Updated: 1:53 PM PDT May 31, 2022 Hide Transcript Show Transcript HAVE NOW. THIS COMES AS MORE CASES HAVE ENBE SUSPECTED IN THE GLOBAL OUTBREAK OF THIS VERY RARE DISEASE THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION OR THE WHO HAS IDENTIFIED00 2 CASES IN 12 WESTERN …

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