An education and awareness campaign about monkeypox transmission and prevention.
The City of St. Louis Department of Health (DOH) and Saint Louis County Department of Public Health (DPH) wish to help the St. Louis community understand the importance and dispel misinformation and stigma about monkeypox. To do this, DOH and DPH have created the following social media images, printable brochures, and flyers for the public to download and share. Knowing accurate information about how to protect yourself is key to managing the monkeypox virus, as public health professionals learn more about this disease.
What is Monkeypox?
Monkeypox - General Information
Anyone is at Risk of Getting Monkeypox Image
The virus can infect a person of any age.
How does Monkeypox Spread? Image
Information on the transmission of the monkeypox virus.
How to Protect Yourself Against Monkeypox Image
Prevention measures to avoid virus transmission.
Symptoms of Monkeypox Image
Monkeypox symptoms can appear between 5-21 days after being infected.
Where to seek Monkeypox Testing Image
Monkeypox Screening Locations
Monkeypox and the Immunocompromised
Being Immunocompromised Can Put You More At Risk of Monkeypox Image
There are precautions to take to protect yourself.
How do I know if I am Immunocompromised? Image
It is when your immune system isn't working as well as it should to protect you from infection.
What do I do if I am Immunocompromised and Believe I have Monkeypox? Image
Steps to take if you may have monkeypox and are immunocompromised.
Where to Seek Testing Image
Locations to Seek Monkeypox Screenings
Guidance for Pregnancy and Babies
How Can I Protect My Baby? Image
How Can I Protect My Baby?
Is My Baby Likely to Get Monkeypox? Image
Is My Baby Likely to Get Monkeypox
Monkeypox Symptoms Image
Prioritizing Medical Treatment for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Individuals Image
Prioritizing Medical Treatment for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Individuals
Transmission through Pregnancy or Close Contact Image
Transmission through Pregnancy or Close Contact
What is Monkeypox? Image
What is Monkeypox - English