The U.K. Health Security Agency has discovered a genetically distinct strain of monkeypox in someone who recently travelled to West Africa.
An epidemiologist who studies monkeypox said "we cannot make the mistake again" of thinking a virus in a different part of the world won't affect us at home.
Many took to Twitter to express their frustration at not being able to book the highly sought-after monkeypox vaccine.
The WHO has reiterated that although monkeypox is spreading, it is very different from COVID-19.
Global.health has developed a map that shows the progress of monkeypox cases, both confirmed and suspected, across the world.
One Russian state TV host claimed that all nations that have reported cases of the monkeypox virus are sending weapons to Ukraine.
The highly infectious avian flu has been found in backyard and commercial poultry flocks, including broiler chickens and turkeys in 17 states.
The Delta variant has caused more breakthrough cases in vaccinated people than other strains. Experts told Newsweek what this means for future mutations that may be even more contagious.
The global health community is responding to the death of a health care worker from the Marburg virus, a highly infectious disease that is "clinically similar" to Ebola
Isolating countries in west Africa that have experienced an outbreak of the disease in order to prevent it from spreading here would be "quick, simple -- and wrong," the director of the CDC said in a press briefing Thursday.
For the Ebola outbreak to end in six to nine months, a "massive" global response is needed
Sheik Umar Khan, 39, has treated more than 100 victims