Viral disease

Monkeypox: public health advice for gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men

You can catch monkeypox if you have close physical contact with someone who is showing symptoms. This includes touching and being face-to-face. 

Impact of COVID-19: over 153 million confirmed cases and 3.2 million related deaths have been reported to WHO

Of the 23.1 million cases reported in the South-East Asia Region to date, over 86% are attributed to India. Despite the extensive spread of the virus, COVID-19 cases to date appear to be concentrated predominantly in high-income countries (HICs). The 20 most impacted HICs account for almost half (45%) of the world’s cumulative COVID-19 cases, yet they represent only one eighth (12.4%) of the global population.