Delta Plane Monkeypox Scare: Passenger Blames Bed Bugs

The rash that prompted a two-hour quarantine of a Delta plane in Chicago Thursday may have been the work of bed bugs, not the monkeypox virus health officials feared. The itchy passenger was Lise Sievers of Red Wing, Minn., a 50-year-old woman returning home from Uganda, where she was working to adopt two children. Sievers noticed the rash and told her mother, who got worried and called health officials in Indiana. "It's just a case of bed bugs," Sievers told ABC News affiliate WLS after...Full Story
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