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There’s Just One Drug to Treat Monkeypox. Good Luck Getting It.

There’s Just One Drug to Treat Monkeypox. Good Luck Getting It.

The only drug available to treat monkeypox is so difficult to access that just a fraction of the nearly 7,000 patients in the United States have been given it. Health officials have designated tecovirimat, also called Tpoxx, an “investigational drug,” which they say means it cannot be released from the strategic national stockpile without a …

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Scientists are narrowing in on why some people keep avoiding Covid. BA.5 could end that luck.

Scientists are narrowing in on why some people keep avoiding Covid. BA.5 could end that luck.

A majority of people in the U.S have had Covid-19 at least once — likely more than 70% of the country, White House Covid-19 Response Coordinator Ashish Jha said on Thursday, citing data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Many have been infected multiple times. In a preprint study looking at 257,000 U.S. veterans …

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