In recent years, the emergence and spread of Powassan virus disease have raised significant concerns among public health officials and researchers worldwide. This tick-borne illness, caused by the Powassan virus (POWV), a member of the Flavivirus genus, presents a potential threat due to its rapid progression and severe outcomes. In this comprehensive article, we will delve into the characteristics of the virus, its mode of … Continue reading Powassan Virus Disease: A Growing Concern for Public Health
Stigmas are circulating regarding Monkeypox causing people to perceive this viral infection as one which is exclusively spread by gay and bisexual men. The reality is that anyone can get monkeypox and it must be viewed as a public health concern for all. Together, we must reduce fear and emphasize the importance of taking preventative measures to reduce the severity of the spread of Monkeypox. … Continue reading What is Monkeypox and How Can You Avoid It?