Zika Virus Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

The Zika virus is spread by mosquitos.
Current Zika virus active transmission zone according to the CDC.
No Zika virus vaccine is available.
Different species of mosquitoes carry different viruses.
Preventing mosquito bites can help prevent the spread of Zika virus.
Protect children from Zika virus by preventing mosquito bites.
Zika virus can be spread from human to human in some cases.
If you have Zika virus, prevent the virus from spreading by preventing mosquito bites.
On in five infected people show symptoms of Zika.
Pregnant women should take care not to contract the Zika virus.
CDC issues travel warning to pregnant women over Zika virus.
Treat the symptoms of Zika virus with rest and fluids.
Zika virus spreads to the U.S. and around the globe.
The Aedes species of mosquito carries the Zika virus.
Improved Zika virus testing and laboratory studies are underway.

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Reviewed by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD on Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Zika Virus Symptoms, Pregnancy, Treatments, Vaccine

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