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Joe Biden raises concerns about monkeypox outbreak

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U.S. President Joe Biden has officially touched town in Japan arriving at Yokota Air Base in Tokyo

Shortly prior to departing South Korea for Japan, the President addressed reporter’s questions regarding the recent outbreak of the Monkeypox virus.

The virus has now been detected in the United States, Europe, Australia and other parts of the world.

Biden says his health advisers have not yet briefed him on the “level of exposure” of the disease other than noting its spread would be “consequential.” 

“It is a concern in that if it were to spread it would be consequential,”

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On-board Air Force One, National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan later told reporters the U.S. has one million vaccine doses ready to go.

The first case of monkeypox was recorded in the Democratic Republic of Congo in 1970.

Monkeypox is a rare virus which is usually seen in African nations, but recent cases in a number of Western nations has authorities concerned.

The World Health Organisation says it is currently tracking 80 confirmed cases and 50 possible infections across 11 countries. 

The organisation says it is is working with affected countries to expand disease surveillance, support people who may be affected, and providing guidance on how to manage the disease.

Monkeypox spreads through close contact with an infected person or animal.

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Amazon Prime’s ‘The Boys’ Season 4 will explore contemporary political polarisation

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Show creator Eric Kripke hints at a narrative that will not shy away from uncomfortable truths, promising a season that challenges viewers to confront their own beliefs and biases.

Known for its bold satire and unflinching critique of societal issues, the series seems poised to dissect the current climate of division with its trademark blend of dark humour and gritty realism, as reported by Reuters.

Director/Filmmaker Rob Fantozzi unpacks the latest from The Boys and beyond in the entrainment world. #featured

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Tesla shareholders approve historic $56B Elon Musk pay package

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Tesla shareholders have voted to approve Elon Musk’s unprecedented $56 billion compensation package, underscoring their confidence in his leadership and vision for the electric car company.

The package, which is tied to ambitious performance targets, includes a mix of stock options and bonuses contingent upon Tesla’s financial and operational milestones over the next decade.

As reported by Reuters, the approval underscores the support that Musk enjoys from Tesla’s retail investor base, many of whom are vocal fans of the mercurial billionaire.

The proposal passed despite opposition from some large institutional investors and proxy firms.

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The secret aspect of exercise and trauma release

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Recent studies have shed new light on the profound impact sedentary behavior is having on mental health.

A meta-analysis revealed a strong correlation between increased sitting time and higher rates of depression.

Now, many experts believe that movement and exercise are not only beneficial for mental health but also play a crucial role in trauma release.

Jenni Crumpton Ross, the President and CEO of Kula for Karma joins Veronica Dudo to discuss.

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