Zika Virus: CDC Warns Spring Travellers
We have not heard about Zika virus news lately but it does not mean it is totally gone. In fact the number of people infected might increase during the spring season. Experts suggests that people should be cautious about it.
Find Out Why Connecticut’s Protein Sciences Corp Is Making Its Waves On Zika Vaccine, Can They Finally Hold The Answer To The Problem?
Considering the continuous quest of scientists in looking for the right amount of solution to the long dreaded Zika virus, can Connecticut’s Protein Sciences Corp finally hold the key in putting a stop to the problem? Find out what health experts have to say
Baby In Rhode Island Born With Zika Virus; Alarming Everyone In The State And Its Surrounding Places
There has recently been a first for Rhode Island when a baby was cofirmed to be born with Zika virus acquired by the mother during pregnancy.
UK Records First Case Of Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus
A woman in the UK is thought to have contacted Zika through sexual intercourse with her partner who recently travelled to an affected region. There are only about 60 cases of sexual transmission of Zika globally. This is the first in the UK.
Texas Reports First Case Of Zika Virus By Local Mosquitoes
Up to now, Zika cases have been contracted while travelling. This is the first case transmitted by a local mosquito, health officials said.
Florida Keys Okays Testing Of Genetically Modified Mosquitoes To Combat Zika
Florida Keys Mosquito Control District approved a trial of genetically modified mosquitoes designed to curb the spread of mosquito transmitted diseases like Zika, dengue, and chikungunya.
Zika Virus Can Live On Hard Surfaces For Hours, Researchers Say
The Zika virus is most commonly transmitted to humans as the result of a bite from an infected mosquito. But according to a new research, Zika Virus can prolong its life on hard surfaces.
Which Mosquito Repellents Can Protect You Against Zika Virus?
With the absence of vaccines to prevent Zika virus or drugs for treatment when bitten by the Aedes mosquito carrying the said virus, people are in search for the best mosquito repellant that can add an extra layer of mosquito bite protection.
Philippines Confirms Six New Zika Virus Cases: Here Are Public Health Updates
Six new cases have been confirmed in the Philippines, health officials said. Most of the cases were from Iloilo City, where the first locally transmitted case was confirmed.
Zika Cases in Singapore Rise Over The Weekend: Report
Singapore health officials confirmed 12 new cases of Zika virus in the country over the weekend, bringing the total to 381.
Zika Infected People In Miami Increase; Miami Beach Declared As Zika Zone
Miami, Florida has become an increasingly highly Zika-affected area in the United States, recent reports say.