Monkeypox emergency

Monkeypox has been declared a public health emergency in Illinois. Here’s what that means for residents – NBC Chicago

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker declared monkeypox on Monday to be a public health emergency, designating the state as a “disaster area” for the disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Illinois is the state with the third highest number of reported cases of monkeypox, with 520. New York has the highest number …

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Illinois declares monkeypox public health emergency, Pritzker announces – NBC Chicago

Citing the ongoing outbreak of monkeypox, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker declared the virus a public health emergency on Monday, designating Illinois as a “disaster area” regarding the disease. The announcement follows a spike in case numbers across the state, with more than 500 infections, according to the latest numbers provided by the Centers for Disease …

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