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WHO renames “monkeypox” as “mpox” to help destigmatize the disease.

29 Nov, 2022 | 14:27h | UTC

WHO recommends new name for monkeypox disease – World Health Organization


WHO to phase out the name ‘monkeypox’ for ‘mpox’ – STAT

WHO renames monkeypox as mpox, citing racist stigma – NPR

The Future of Monkeypox – The Atlantic

Monkeypox given new name by global health experts – BBC

Monkeypox to be renamed mpox to avoid stigma, says WHO – The Guardian


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