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No immediate need for mass monkeypox vaccinations: WHO official

In an interview with Reuters, Richard Pebody, who leads the high-threat pathogen team at WHO Europe, also said immediate supplies of vaccines and antivirals are relatively limited. His comments came as the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it was in the process of releasing some Jynneos vaccine doses for use in monkeypox …

Two dead, 14 injured in elementary school shooting in Texas

At least two children were killed and more than a dozen others were wounded in a shooting at an elementary school in South Texas on Tuesday, according to news media and local hospital reports on social media. No official details were immediately available on the midday shooting, which unfolded at Robb Elementary School in the …

WHO chief seeks central role for UN agency in global health

The head of the World Health Organization said on Monday that the UN health agency must be “at the centre” of a global healthcare system while also acknowledging the need for internal reforms. “There have been many calls for WHO to change. And there is no question that more change is needed,” WHO director-general Tedros …