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Yes, health officials encourage people with monkeypox to isolate from pets, too

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Yes, monkeypox can spread by touching contaminated surfaces, but current risk is low

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Children are not eligible for monkeypox vaccine unless they’ve been exposed to virus

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No, the chickenpox vaccine does not protect against monkeypox

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No, there haven’t been any monkeypox deaths reported yet in the U.S.

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Yes, monkeypox can spread by trying on clothing or changing bed sheets

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VERIFY Fact Sheet: Monkeypox outbreak

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Yes, people with eczema can get vaccinated against monkeypox

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Yes, smallpox vaccines offer protection against monkeypox

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No, the monkeypox outbreak has not been declared a pandemic

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4 Fast Facts about monkeypox

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No, the COVID-19 vaccine can’t give you monkeypox

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No, monkeypox isn’t a ‘gay disease’ exclusive to LGBTQ people

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