News:

+-+-

User+-

Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
 
 
 
Forgot your password?

Author Topic: Monkeypox should be renamed "Mpox" in order to follow WHO guidelines  (Read 1517 times)

0 Members and 0 Guests are viewing this topic.

Steve

  • Global Moderator
  • *****
  • Posts: 278
  • Karma: +1/-0
    • View Profile
SUMMARY - The World Health Organization has recommended that the disease called "Monkeypox" should be called "Mpox" to avoid racist and stigmatizing language.

SUGGESTION - Rename the categories on this board to match the WHO guideline.

LINK - https://www.who.int/news/item/28-11-2022-who-recommends-new-name-for-monkeypox-disease

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter


Data Report

  • Administrator
  • *****
  • Posts: 1337
  • Karma: +5/-0
    • View Profile
    • My Youtube Data Report
Re: Monkeypox should be renamed "Mpox" in order to follow WHO guidelines
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2023, 08:45:44 pm »
Great point, I will change it immediately.