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Health officials walk fine line as monkeypox swells within LGBT community

Health officials walk fine line as monkeypox swells within LGBT community

State and municipal governments walk a fine line as they move to tackle the monkeypox outbreak, trying to spread awareness of the disease, which has so far predominantly affected men who have sex with men, while avoiding stigmata. “The tightrope you’re trying to walk is making sure people don’t see it as a gay men’s …

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LGBTQ community confronts ‘excruciating’ monkeypox — and its stigma

LGBTQ community confronts 'excruciating' monkeypox -- and its stigma

The spread of the monkeypox virus and its prevalence among gay men has generated widespread fear, mounting anger and a host of uncomfortable questions for a community still scarred by the early years of the HIV/AIDS epidemic. While there is still widespread public confusion about the precise nature and spread of the disease, it is …

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