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US deployed 1,200 monkeypox vaccines in response to outbreak | CNN

CNN — As the number of monkeypox cases rises amid an ongoing global outbreak, U.S. health officials said Friday they were stepping up testing and contact tracing and expanding access to vaccines and treatments. As part of those efforts, about 1,200 doses of the monkeypox vaccine have been offered in the United States, said Dr. …

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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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