Coincidence that gay communities got monkeypox first

Everyone who has become ill with monkeypox in Sweden has so far been men who have sex with men. However, the fact that the infection has taken hold in that particular group is a coincidence.

It is a coincidence that it started there and spread in those groups," says Victor Westergren at Venhälsan in Stockholm.

Illustration av viruset apkoppor.
Illustration of the virus monkeypox.

All reported cases of monkeypox in Sweden have …