African scientists baffled by monkeypox cases in Europe, US

African scientists baffled by monkeypox cases in Europe, US

Scientists in Africa say they are shocked to see the spread of the Monkey Pox, which has spread very much in Europe and North America.

Scientists in Africa say they are shocked to see the spread of the Monkey Pox, which has spread very much in Europe and North America.

Monkeypox is basically a smallpox disease seen in West Africa. But now it has spread to Britain, Spain, Portugal, Italy, and the United States.

On Friday, a man was infected with monkeypox in France, Germany, Australia, and Belgium.

On Friday, a man was infected with monkeypox in France, Germany, Australia, and Belgium.

"I am amazed at the spread of monkeypox. Every morning when I wake up I hear that some country has been infected with the virus," said Oyewale Tomori.

What is monkeypox?

What is monkeypox?

 Monkeypox is one kind of virus that comes from wild animals such as primates and rodents. But now it has spread among the people.

The virus has infected most people in Central and West Africa. Scientists first identified the disease in monkeys in 1958. Thus the name is Monkeypox.

The virus has infected most people in Central and West Africa. Scientists first identified the disease in monkeys in 1958. Thus the name is Monkeypox.

The symptoms of monkeypox are chills, fatigue fever, and body aches. This virus is so dangerous that it can kill you.

So far many vaccines have been discovered for smallpox which is now used for monkeypox but it is still not completely safe.

So far many vaccines have been discovered for smallpox which is now used for monkeypox but it is still not completely safe.

How many monkeypox cases are there?

How many monkeypox cases are there?

The World Health Organization speculates thousands of monkeypox infections occur in about a dozen countries in Africa.

Is monkeypox being extended through sex?

Is monkeypox being extended through sex?

It may be possible. But there is no evidence yet that the virus has been transmitted through sex.