Due to intermittent outbreaks in Africa and beyond, monkeypox is a rare viral disease that has received increased attention in recent years. Despite its low prevalence, the disease can have serious consequences and a high mortality risk. Many wonder if a cure for monkeypox is imminent and, if so, how near we are to finding one. This article discusses the current state of monkeypox research, … Continue reading Monkeypox: Are We Any Closer to a Cure?
Stigmas are circulating regarding Monkeypox causing people to perceive this viral infection as one which is exclusively spread by gay and bisexual men. The reality is that anyone can get monkeypox and it must be viewed as a public health concern for all. Together, we must reduce fear and emphasize the importance of taking preventative measures to reduce the severity of the spread of Monkeypox. … Continue reading What is Monkeypox and How Can You Avoid It?