Health Officials Investigating Possible Monkeypox Case In New York

Monday, May 23rd 2022, 9:21 am
By: News 9

The first case of monkeypox in the U.S. is confirmed in Massachusetts.

Health officials say they are investigating a possible second case in New York.

Doctors say the disease comes from animals, but in rare cases can jump to humans.

Symptoms include rashes, headaches, muscle aches, fever or swollen lymph nodes.