UN Says Racist, Homophobic Monkeypox Reporting

The United Nations' AIDS agency on Sunday called some reporting on the monkeypox virus racist and homophobic, warning of exacerbating stigma and undermining the response to the growing outbreak. …

Monkeypox: Mumbai Alert to Virus Threat, Keeps Ward Ready

Mumbai: As the cases of monkeypox continue to be reported from countries across the world, the Mumbai civic body has kept a 28-bed ward ready at the Kasturba Hospital for the isolation of suspected …

Monkeypox Virus Spread Through Sexual Intercourse: Experts

Nowadays, as the world progresses, new and strange diseases are emerging. At a time when the entire world is gradually limping back to normalcy ever since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the t…

Monkeypox Outbreak Triggers New Conspiracy Theories About Bill Gates

Multiple social media posts in May 2022 claimed that Bill Gates had lately warned of a smallpox outbreak. Some of these commenters imply that Bill Gates played a role in the spread of monkeypox in Eu…

African Journalists Condemn Media Outlets

Africa's foreign press association wants media outlets to reconsider how they cover the monkeypox outbreak. It said media outlets in the US and Europe are using stock images of Black people in th…

Israel Reports First Monkeypox Patient

Israeli authorities say they have detected the country's first case of monkeypox in a man who returned from abroad and they are looking into other suspected cases. Israel's Health Ministry sa…

Monkeypox: Origin, Transmission and Concern

While we no longer worry as much about the severity of Covid, there are questions about whether the pandemic has left us more exposed to other serious illnesses. Massachusetts officials reported a ra…