The monkeypox virus is usually transmitted through physical contact. File photo: AP
The monkeypox virus is usually transmitted through physical contact. File photo: AP
Disease

WHO warns of ‘real’ risk as monkeypox outbreak tops 1,000 cases

  • WHO says 29 countries have reported monkeypox cases in the current outbreak, which began in May
  • Cases are still predominantly among men who have sex with men, though no deaths have been reported

The monkeypox virus is usually transmitted through physical contact. File photo: AP
The monkeypox virus is usually transmitted through physical contact. File photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE