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Lewis Kamb
May 24, 2022 - Health

Health officials investigating possible monkeypox case in Washington

Dr.Jeff Duchin, Health Officer for Public Health -- Seattle & King County, announced the first presumptive case of monkeypox in Washington state.
Dr. Jeff Duchin, health officer for public health for Seattle and King County. Photo: Jason Redmond/AFP via Getty Images
Erin Doherty
May 20, 2022 - Health

Pedestrian deaths hit 40-year high

A graphic of a car moving into a crosswalk.
Illustration: Sarah Grillo/Axios
Caitlin Owens
May 20, 2022 - Health

Red states aren't prepared for a post-Roe baby boom

What we know about the new monkeypox outbreak

Poll: Over half of young women say they would get an abortion even if it were illegal

Caitlin Owens
May 4, 2022 - Health
Axios Explains: Abortion

The state of abortion in America

Tackling the century-long mystery of multiple sclerosis

Illustration of a person with a cane near a hole shaped like a red cross symbol.
Illustration: Shoshana Gordon/Axios
Shawna Chen
Apr 26, 2022 - Health

Pfizer asks FDA to authorize COVID booster for children 5 to 11

Photo of a child in red with their sleeve rolled up as a nurse injects a COVID shot into their left arm
A child receives a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine at an elementary school vaccination site for children ages 5 to 11 in Miami on Nov. 22, 2021. Photo: Eva Marie Uzcategui/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Dave Lawler
Apr 22, 2022 - World

DRC hopes to "turn the tide" on low COVID vaccination rate

Carrying doses in Goma, DRC. Photo: Guerchom Ndebo/Getty Images
Health workers carry a box of COVID vaccine doses in Goma, DRC. Photo: Guerchom Ndebo/Getty Images