Finally, monkeypox is now declared as a health emergency by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

The continuous rise of monkeypox cases causes threat to many Americans which is why these 7 ways must be adopted to protect yourself from the virus

Maintain distance & stay far from the infected person to avoid any skin contact with them

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The virus can present on the surface of clothing so avoid using other's people used lines and towels

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Do not forget to use sanitizer and soap for hands whenever you came from outside or meet any other person

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Wear full sleeves T-shirts or shirts and full pants to avoid any skin contact in the crowded area with someone

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Using disinfectant on the surface is a good idea as the surface was contaminated by the infected person

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If possible reach out to the health department to get vaccinated as it prevents chances of catching monkeypox

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Be vigil towards the monkeypox virus news to keep yourself updated about its cure and prevention

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