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Manitoba confirms 1st case of Monkeypox

Acting deputy chief public health officer Dr. Jazz Atwal announced Manitoba's first confirmed case of Monkeypox on Friday. Atwal says the province has led the way in proactively distributing doses of the Monkeypox vaccine prior to the first confirmed case. He encourages anyone who feels they are "at-risk" according to the province's eligibility criteria to go online and make an appointment.