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they said it wasn't gonna be a thing, but now it's a thing

/ angryface

....describes monkeypox as "very stable" in the environment and says it can live "for days to weeks in water, soil, and on refrigerated food." It adds that the virus can live for months to years inside of scabs.

The report does not say how long the virus can survive on surfaces, but the CDC said investigators found the live virus 15 days after a patient's home was left unoccupied, according to one study....

....Regarding decontamination, the DHS report said that, as of July 12, no data demonstrates the effectiveness of most common disinfectants against the monkeypox virus but bleach is recommended against emerging viruses. ...testing with the vaccinia virus—a close relative of monkeypox—suggests that the disinfectants Virkon, Dettol and Sanytex are effective.

Surface survival is important because experts know that while sexual transmission has played a significant role in the spread of the disease this year, monkeypox can be spread via contaminated objects such as clothing.

.....The virus can also spread via direct contact with the rash it causes, contact with body fluids, contact with respiratory secretions and intimate contact like sex, kissing, hugging and prolonged face-to-face contact, the CDC said. Also, pregnant women can spread the virus to the fetus. In addition, people can catch the virus from infected animals, including their meat.

Getting the MP vaccine today :D .


--- Quote from: chyros on Wed, 03 August 2022, 03:01:30 ---Getting the MP vaccine today :D .

--- End quote ---

keep us updated on effects.

I **** you not, wife found out she was close contact with someone who had it.  She actually gave her a hug a few weeks back.  The lady had some "bumps" at the time but didn't know what it was.

It's going to be brutal in the schools. 

seems like there's only 100,000 doses for 1,000,000 eligible right now.


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