Monkeypox: Communications Resources

Monkeypox is a rare but potentially serious disease that is caused by the monkeypox virus. Monkeypox virus is from the same family of viruses as the smallpox virus. It is also less severe and transmissible than smallpox.

Monkeypox can spread from infected humans, animals, and materials contaminated with the virus.

For more information visit, our Monkeypox and Monkeypox Information for Health Care Professionals webpages.

A virtual town hall for the public about monkeypox.

 

Fact sheets

Monkeypox Virus, P-03284

Monkeypox Virus, P-03284
Learn the basic information about monkeypox virus. Find out what causes the disease, the signs and symptoms, treatment options, and how to prevent it.
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Monkeypox symptom monitoring

Monkeypox: Symptom Monitoring, P-03287
Use this form to record your signs and symptoms if you are exposed to monkeypox.
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Monkeypox: What everyone needs to know to prevent the spread P03291

Monkeypox: What Everyone Needs to Know to Prevent the Spread, P-03291
Tips for how everyone, especially members of the LGBTQ+ community, can reduce their risk of monkeypox
English | Chinese | Hindi | Hmong | Somali | Spanish

Monkeypox: What college students need to know

Monkeypox: What College Students Need to Know, P-03301
Learn how to protect yourself against monkeypox if you attend college or university.
English 

 

Social media graphics

Monkeypox, what are the symptoms?

Monkeypox: What are the symptoms
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Monkeypox, how does it spread?

Monkeypox: How does it spread?
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Monkeypox-how can it be prevented?

Monkeypox: How can it be prevented?
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Monkeypox vaccine eligibility

Monkeypox vaccination: Who is eligible?
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Monkeypox, how to protect yourself at social gatherings

Monkeypox vaccination: How to protect yourself at social gatherings?
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Monkeypox: What to know if you are sexually active

Monkeypox vaccination: What to know if you are sexually active?
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Monkeypox: How to protect yourself

Monkeypox: How to protect yourself?
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Monkeypox: If you have a new rash or other symptoms

Monkeypox: If you have a new rash or  other symptoms
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Mokeypox: When to talk to a healthcare provider

Monkeypox: When to talk to a healthcare provider
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Monkeypox in Wisconsin, stop the stigma

Monkeypox: Stop stigma
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Monkeypox, what are the symptoms?

Monkeypox: What are the symptoms
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Monkeypox JYNNEOS vaccine facts

Monkeypox: What to know about the JYNNEOS vaccine
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Monkeypox Update: JYNNEOS vaccine

Monkeypox: JYNNEOS vaccine
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Monkeypox vaccine: What is intradermal administration

Monkeypox: What is intradermal administration
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Monkeypox vaccine: why intradermal administration?

Monkeypox: Why intradermal administration
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Monkeypox: Risk of disease vs. vaccine risks

Monkeypox: Risk of disease vs vaccine risks
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Questions about monkeypox? Contact us! Phone: 608-267-9003 | Fax: 608-261-497

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Last Revised: September 23, 2022