What is monkeypox?

Monkeypox is an infectious disease caused by a virus. This virus is similar to smallpox virus, who are member of orthopoxvirus family

How does spread monkeypox?


1. Monkeypox can be contracted by close contact with an infected person or animal.

2. If an animal infected with monkeypox bites you, you get infected

3.You are likely to become infected if you have direct touch with the infected person's pox lesions, rashes, saliva, or bodily fluids.

How to prevent from monkeypox?

First get vaccinated against monkeypox

Avoid having sex with somebody who has the infected

Avoid physical contact with anybody who may have the monkeypox.