Monkeypox updates: UK raises case count to 71

Healio is tracking updates on the widening outbreak of monkeypox.
Health officials in the United Kingdom reported 15 additional cases of monkeypox on Tuesday — 14 in England and one in Scotland, the first in that country. The U.K. has now confirmed 71 cases of the disease, but the U.K. Health Security Agency (UKHSA) said the risk to the population remains “low.” UKHSA release.
The CDC said Monday that it expects more people in the United States to test positive for monkeypox virus amid a widening outbreak of the disease in countries where it is not endemic. Cases have mostly

Healio is tracking updates on the widening outbreak of monkeypox.
Health officials in the United Kingdom reported 15 additional cases of monkeypox on Tuesday — 14 in England and one in Scotland, the first in that country. The U.K. has now confirmed 71 cases of the disease, but the U.K. Health Security Agency (UKHSA) said the risk to the population remains “low.” UKHSA release.
The CDC said Monday that it expects more people in the United States to test positive for monkeypox virus amid a widening outbreak of the disease in countries where it is not endemic. Cases have mostly