Health Dept. offering monkeypox vaccinations

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 18, 2022 3:53 PM CT | Published: August 18, 2022 3:52 PM CT

As of Friday, Aug. 12, 171 Shelby County residents had been vaccinated against monkeypox. 


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Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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