In The News

84 Cases of Monkeypox Reported in Spain

Spain’s Ministry of Health reported an additional 25 cases of Monkeypox this week bringing the total case count to 84.

Most of the cases have been reported in the Madrid area, but cases have also been confirmed in the Canary Islands, the Basque region, and Andalusia.

Officials said that those infected are all suffering mild symptoms are are isolating in their homes.

Health Minister Carolina Darias said Wednesday that Spain is expecting to purchase monkeypox vaccines and anti-viral medications as part of a European Union joint purchase agreement.

The World Health Organization said Thursday that monkeypox has spread to more than 20 countries, but believes the outbreak to be containable.

“We expect more cases to be detected. We are asking countries to increase surveillance,” Van Kerkhove said during a Q&A on the global health agency’s social media platforms. “This is a containable situation. It will be difficult, but it’s a containable situation in the non-endemic countries,” she said.

The strain causing the rise in infections is a milder west African strain and most patients recover in just a few weeks.

There are currently more than 200 suspected or confirmed cases of monkeypox across the globe.

Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is available for re-publication without charge under the Creative Commons license. Visit our syndication page for details and requirements.

Rich Mitchell

Rich Mitchell is the editor-in-chief of Conservative Daily News and the president of Bald Eagle Media, LLC. His posts may contain opinions that are his own and are not necessarily shared by Bald Eagle Media, CDN, staff or .. much of anyone else. Find him on twitter, facebook and

Share
Published by
Rich Mitchell
Tags: monkeypox

Recent Posts

Federal Court Allows Biden To Once Again Pause Oil And Gas Drilling

 The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday threw out a lower court’s order…

2 hours ago

Tucker Carlson Rips Garland, FBI Over ‘Egregious Examples Of Corruption’ |

Fox News host Tucker Carlson lambasted Attorney General Merrick Garland Tuesday for demanding the public…

3 hours ago

Energy Costs Rise Most in Eight Northeastern States, California and Illinois

New Study Finds Energy Cost Increases From $623 to $2,682 per year from 2020 – 2022 A new study…

4 hours ago

Inflation Cuts Into Paychecks as Functional Unemployment Inches Upward for July

Rising prices and workers moving to involuntary part-time status impact living-wage jobs Even though government-reported…

4 hours ago

Home Prices Inched Down in July While Sales Dropped and Inventory Grew

A double-digit drop in home sales from June to July fueled a double-digit increase in…

4 hours ago

The IRS Isn’t The Only Agency Being Supersized In Biden’s Spending Bill

The Democrats’ massive climate spending package, which President Joe Biden signed into law on Tuesday,…

4 hours ago