Massachusetts

Suspected monkeypox case in RI ‘thought to be linked to trip to Mass’.

Rhode Island health officials have said a suspected case of monkeypox in that state “is believed to be linked to travel to Massachusetts.” be monkeypox. The diagnosis will be confirmed by testing at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “The individual is hospitalized and in good condition,” officials said. Details of the patient’s visit …

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Suspected monkeypox case in RI ‘thought to be linked to trip to Mass’.

Rhode Island health officials have said a suspected case of monkeypox in that state “is believed to be linked to travel to Massachusetts.” be monkeypox. The diagnosis will be confirmed by testing at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “The individual is hospitalized and in good condition,” officials said. Details of the patient’s visit …

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Massachusetts baseball coach charged with child rape in connection with 2008 sexual assault

A Massachusetts man who works as a baseball coach is facing a child rape charge in connection with a sexual assault that took place at a Woburn training facility 14 years ago. The Middlesex District Attorney’s Office announced on Tuesday that Keith Forbes, 45, of Wakefield, was arraigned in Middlesex Superior Court on Friday on …

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Doctors only decided to test the patient in Massachusetts for monkeypox after blisters appeared on the skin with an indentation in the middle.  (This is an archive image of symptoms and does not show the patient)

A monkeypox patient in Massachusetts suffered from fluid-filled blisters on his scalp, palms and feet

America’s First monkeypox patient this year had ‘smallpox-like’ fluid-filled blisters erupting on his scalp, palms and soles of his feet, doctors said. The man – who has not been named – was admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital on May 12 with a fever and rash after antibiotics failed to ward off his illness. Doctors initially …

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CDC monitoring 6 people in US for possible rare monkey pox, says public ‘shouldn’t worry’ | CNN

CNN — Officials from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are closely monitoring recent clusters of monkeypox infections around the world – and possible cases in the United States. Currently, the CDC is monitoring six people in the US for possible monkeypox infections after they sat next to an infected traveler who showed …

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