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Monkeypox not yet reported in JoCo

Thankfully, the monkeypox virus, AKA hMPXV, is nowhere near as infectious or deadly as COVID-19, but with symptoms that can be quite painful and debilitating, caution should be taken to avoid contracting it.The Oregon Health Authority has an informational page on monkeypox, which was put up Aug. 11 and can be found at: www.oregon.gov/oha/ph/monkeypox.Below find a summary of OHA’s information regarding monkeypox.“Monkeypox (hMPXV) is . . .

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