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USA declares monkey pox a health emergency! More than 6 thousand confirmed cases nationwide

USA declares monkey pox a health emergency! More than 6 thousand confirmed cases

The US declared monkeypox a public health emergency on Thursday after cases reached 6,600 nationwide.

The decision by the Biden administration comes after the World Health Organization declared monkeypox a public health emergency of international concern last month, a designation reserved for the most serious global disease outbreaks.?

Several cities and states, including New York City, San Francisco, California, Illinois and New York, have already declared monkeypox an emergency, allocating funds and resources to the outbreak response.

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