CDC Director Says Monkeypox Not Airborne
CDC Director Says Monkeypox Not Airborne

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Rochelle Walensky says that the virus that causes Monkeypox is not airborne.

More Than 1,000 Monkeypox Cases Reported to WHO: Briefing
More Than 1,000 Monkeypox Cases Reported to WHO: Briefing

LONDON—There have been more than 1,000 monkeypox cases reported to the World Health Organization in the current outbreak outside the countries in Africa where it more commonly spreads.

CDC Changes Monkeypox Mask Recommendation Amid Criticism
CDC Changes Monkeypox Mask Recommendation Amid Criticism

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) this week changed its monkeypox travel alert web page that had recommended people wear masks while traveling.

Monkeypox Cases in the US Rise to 21: CDC
Monkeypox Cases in the US Rise to 21: CDC

The number of monkeypox cases in the United States has risen to 21 as of Friday, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

WHO Says Monkeypox Epidemic ‘Evolving Rapidly’ as More Cases Reported
WHO Says Monkeypox Epidemic ‘Evolving Rapidly’ as More Cases Reported

The World Health Organization (WHO) says it’s investigating more than 250 cases of monkeypox outside of Africa, although officials for the U.N. health agency say they don’t believe it will morph into a pandemic.

CDC Confirms More Monkeypox Cases Across US
CDC Confirms More Monkeypox Cases Across US

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on May 26 confirmed nine monkeypox cases across seven U.S. states.

Monkeypox Outbreak Primarily Spreading via Sexual Contact: WHO Officials
Monkeypox Outbreak Primarily Spreading via Sexual Contact: WHO Officials

The recent outbreak of the monkeypox virus in North America and Europe is primarily spreading through sex, according to World Health Organization (WHO) officials on Monday, while confirming about 200 cases so far.

WHO Warns Monkeypox Could ‘Accelerate’ as Cases Spread to Switzerland and Israel
WHO Warns Monkeypox Could ‘Accelerate’ as Cases Spread to Switzerland and Israel

Israeli and Swiss officials on Sunday confirmed monkeypox cases as the World Health Organization warned that the virus could accelerate during the summer months.

First Mandatory Quarantines for Monkeypox as White House Warns of More Cases
First Mandatory Quarantines for Monkeypox as White House Warns of More Cases

Belgium has become the first country in the world to introduce a mandatory 21-day monkeypox quarantine for those who contract the virus after several cases were found, with a White House official warning Sunday that more U.S. cases are likely.

African Scientists Baffled by Monkeypox Cases in Europe, US
African Scientists Baffled by Monkeypox Cases in Europe, US

LONDON—Scientists who have monitored numerous outbreaks of monkeypox in Africa say they are baffled by the disease’s recent spread in Europe and North America.

Portugal Finds 5 Monkeypox Cases in Men as Outbreak Spreads
Portugal Finds 5 Monkeypox Cases in Men as Outbreak Spreads

LISBON, Portugal—Portuguese health authorities on Wednesday confirmed five cases of monkeypox in young men, and Britain announced another two, marking an unusual outbreak in Europe of a disease typically limited to Africa.