Monkey pox, an epidemic that remains quite mysterious

By Stephany Gardier Published on 08/12/2022 at 6:34 p.m., Update on 08/12/2022 at 6:34 p.m. Joao Luiz Bulcao/Hans Lucas DECRYPTION – Facilitated human transmission, unusual symptoms… The virus does not seem to behave quite like the one we know in Africa. Monkeypox epidemic is gaining momentum: three months after the first case was detected in … Read more

monkeypox causes resurgence of ‘trauma of the AIDS years’

A man gets vaccinated in Paris, July 27, 2022. ALAIN JOCARD/AFP TESTIMONIALS – Particularly affected by this disease, they denounce chaotic management by the public authorities. It all started with buttons. On arms, legs, genitals. Symptoms that immediately alert Sébastien, a 32-year-old Ile-de-France resident, already well informed about monkeypox, the first weekend in July. “I … Read more

three members of the same family infected in a campsite in the Var

These three people were infected with monkeypox before their arrival. However, the health risks for the other occupants of the establishment are low. Three cases of monkeypox have been reported in a family on vacation at a campsite in the Var (Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur), said the Regional Health Agency (ARS), in a press release. “It is … Read more

56,000 young people called to be vaccinated in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

The Regional Health Agency calls for mass vaccination of young people after twelve cases, including one death, recorded for a year. After twelve cases, including one death, of invasive meningococcal B infection with a new variant identified for almost a year, the Regional Health Agency (ARS) of Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes called on 56,000 young people to to … Read more

A new virus, Langya, identified in China, dozens of cases

Several dozen people in China have contracted a new virus, called Langya, of animal origin, according to scientists who rule out at this stage the risk of human-to-human transmission. The Langya henipavirus (LayV) virus causes symptoms in humans such as fever, fatigue, cough, nausea and headache. Read alsoMonkey pox: our answers on the origin of … Read more

The new offside technology

Are you satisfied with the VAR? Well, here comes the SAOT now! Today, a new acronym jumps onto the pitch at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium that will revolutionize the world of football. The so-called semi-automatic offside technology makes its official debut in the European Super Cup Real Madrid and Eintracht Frankfurt. To tell the truth, … Read more

A big step forward from open source Silicon

Google’s idea is to provide startups, universities, and semiconductor foundries with a low-cost option for custom silicon fabrication, with the goal of creating a thriving ecosystem around open-source hardware. “We cannot underestimate the significant step this new partnership represents in the foundry ecosystem market,” said Johan Euphrosine and Ethan Mahintorabi of Google’s Hardware Toolchain team. … Read more

Caen tames Metz / Ligue 2 / Caen-Metz (1-0) / SOFOOT.com

Caen 1-0 Metz Goal: Diani (39e) for the Normans This is called a Norman hole and the Messins fell into it. In this clash between two contenders for the climb, Caen dominates Metz in pain (1-0). During a rather closed first half, the two teams, full of good will and donuts to spare, lack accuracy … Read more

Thousands of users report an outage on Google

Tens of thousands of users of Google services reported outages to the benchmark site DownDetector.com on Monday evening, notably concerning the search engine but also Maps, its mapping application. “User reports indicate that there are problems on Google Maps since 9:36 p.m. (according to the US east coast time zone, which is 3:36 a.m. in … Read more

the large vaccination center in Paris recalls vaccinated people

This recall is due to a faulty refrigerator which prevented the conservation of vaccines at the correct temperature. A break in the cold chain at the beginning of August within the large Parisian vaccination center against monkeypox, requires repeating the injections carried out on those days, i.e. nearly 500 people, the Paris town hall said … Read more