🏳️‍🌈CNN: Monkeypox is on the rise in the LGBTQ community. Here’s what to know🏳️‍🌈

As of Monday evening, data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows 1,972 probable or confirmed monkeypox cases in the US. As of now, the risk of monkeypox is low, according to the CDC, but public health experts say there are still things you can do to protect yourself, especially if you’re in the pool of higher-risk people.