Today on “Breaking with Brett Jensen,” Brett dives into the story of the first case of Monkeypox in Mecklenburg County.

Brett highlights some of the main differences between Monkeypox and the more well-known Chickenpox before taking you through the press conference with Mecklenburg County Health Commissioner Dr. Raynard Washington who shares more information about the disease, including its severity and how the infection is spread.

Dr. Washington also discussed who is at the most risk, the vaccine situation and gives an update on the COVID situation in Mecklenburg County.

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