A new study found almost half of gay and bisexual men reduced their number of sex partners and one-time sexual encounters after learning about monkeypox.
Monkeypox represents a significant risk to Americans and allows public health officials to adopt measures to contain it.
DC Health has decided that the most urgent priority is providing first doses of the vaccine to high-risk residents.
The 35-year-old Maryland resident caught monkeypox after a trip to Europe. He's sharing his story in hopes of raising awareness.