Monkeypox is one such contagious disease; Whose symptoms are usually mild. The disease originates in West and Central Africa. It belongs to the family of viruses responsible for smallpox. However, the symptoms are milder than smallpox. Monkeypox usually does not require hospitalization. The patient recovers in two to four weeks. But even in numerical terms, monkeypox can be deadly.
Because monkeypox spreads through physical contact, its spread can be easily controlled by voluntary isolation or hygiene.
David Heyman, a WHO infectious disease specialist, said: “It seems to have spread to humans through sexually transmitted infections, especially through the reproductive organs. It’s spreading like a sexually transmitted disease, which is spreading worldwide. ‘