First Monkeypox Case Reported In Beaver County

By HealthFly

According to the Pennsylvania Department of Health, the first human case of monkeypox was reported in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in 1970.

The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh announced over the weekend that a person at Camp Kon-O-Kwee Spencer in Marion Township is in quarantine after testing positive.

According to the Allegheny County Health Department, the county had 38 confirmed cases of monkeypox as of Aug. 10, according to its website.

almost all cases of monkeypox in humans outside of Africa are associated with international travel to countries where the disease is common or with imported animals.

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