Health & Fit Werner informs about the spread of the RS virus
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The vast majority of people recover from monkeypox. But for some people, the virus can be life-threatening. © Provided by Health kontekbrothers/Getty The death of a Los Angeles county resident marks the first confirmed monkeypox fatality in the U.S., L.A. public health officials said in a statement Monday. A death in the Houston area in late August may have also been a result of monkeypox, though Texas public health officials have not yet confirmed the cause in that case. Death from monkeypox is quite rare—now several months into the outbreak, nearly 22,000 people in the U.S.
in view of the spread of the RS virus, Thuringia Minister Heike Werner on Tuesday (1:00 p.m.) about the supply situation in the country's clinics. Because of the increasing infection with the human respiratory syncytial virus (RS virus) and other infections, especially in children and toddlers, there are capacity bottlenecks in children's clinics in some federal states, the Thuringian State Chancellery said. In Thuringia, the State Medical Association spoke of a critical situation in the healthcare system on Monday.
Argh! New Research Revisiting How Long COVID Stays on Surfaces is Bringing Us Straight Back to March 2020 .
Infectious disease experts break down the findings of a new study. While the dawn of the pandemic seems like a lifetime ago, it’s also unforgettable. Suddenly a mysterious, terrifying new virus was taking over the entire world, leading everyone to fashion whatever they had available to make masks, hand sanitize obsessively and wipe down groceries as soon as they were brought home.There’s no doubt that mask-wearing and sanitizing are both important for stopping the spread of COVID. But two years later, most people have stopped wiping surfaces down as often as before.