Outbreak in Monkeypox- Key alerts

On Thursday, the Biden administration declared monkeypox a public health emergency

"Right now, about 98% of monkeypox cases are in queer and gay folks and our sexual networks".

The monkeypox outbreak has grown rapidly in the U.S. Back in early July, Now that number has jumped to over 7,000 cases.

Additional analysis shows that all of the patients had a rash.

However, a genital rash was more commonly reported in the current outbreak than in "typical" monkeypox.

First off, assess your personal risk assessment, doctors and scientists say.

Monkeypox is less contagious than Covid-19 which had a compartively higher transmission rate.