Monkeypox Fear of stigma affecting public health response

Although 98 percent of monkeypox cases to date have occurred in gay or bisexual men, fears of stigmatizing the disease have affected public health responses, experts say. According to the World Health Organization, which has declared monkeypox a global medical emergency, the outbreak “focused on men who have sex with men, especially those who have … Read more

What to Know About the Marburg Virus Disease

Ghana announced the country’s first outbreak of the Marburg virus disease after two unrelated people died on June 27 and 28. News of a new outbreak of a deadly disease caused by viral infection has raised concerns from a society tired of battling the coronavirus pandemic, which has recently been hit by the spread of … Read more