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Non-travel Zika Case Spurs Concerns: Tips for Protection

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Non-travel Zika Case Spurs Concerns: Tips for Protection ... of Health to investigate the first Zika case that appears to have no connection ... Listen to Dr. Vandana Bhide discuss Zika virus. https://youtu.be/p1MGGmj_Dmk “We ... be/p1MGGmj_Dmk “We know which mosquitoes carry the Zika virus, and they are very common and ... mosquitoes that are infected with the Zika virus is not a simple process, despite

Zika Virus: CDC Guidelines and Pregnancy

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Zika Virus: CDC Guidelines and Pregnancy ... thinking about pregnancy after exposure to Zika virus. The virus, which has been linked ... guidelines recommend men who have contracted Zika virus delay having unprotected sex for at ... the CDC is that for men who have had Zika virus symptoms wait at least six months ... Guidelines include: Women who have Zika virus should wait at least eight weeks

Further Investigation Needed on Zika Link to Guillain-Barré Syndrome

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Further Investigation Needed on Zika Link to Guillain-Barré Syndrome ... first study providing evidence for Zika virus infection causing Guillain-Barré ... The Lancet. Researchers looked at a Zika outbreak in French Polynesia between October ... there can be some association between Zika infection and subsequent development ... " Watch Dr. Pritish Tosh discuss Zika: https://youtu.be/mq1Y_Syi79M "With

Infectious Diseases A -Z: The fight against Zika

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Diseases A -Z: The fight against Zika ... New cases of Zika virus infections related and ... Florida, bringing the total of reported Zika infections in the state to more than ... bite prevention, and the need for a Zika vaccine. Learn more from the ... is also developing a vaccine against Zika virus. We are taking a different approach

Transmission of Zika Virus and Dangers of Mosquitoes

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Transmission of Zika Virus and Dangers of Mosquitoes ... Prevention (CDC) says the spread of Zika virus through blood transfusion and ... and sexual contact has been reported. Zika virus is transmitted to people primarily ... of suspected sexual transmission of Zika virus. The CDC is developing guidance ... Eighty percent of those who develop Zika virus are completely asymptomatic, and

Zika Virus: Four Myths and What You Need to Know

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Zika Virus: Four Myths and What You Need to Know ... The Zika virus pandemic has ... create a vaccine to protect against the Zika virus. He says researchers are working ... information. Here are four myths about Zika virus: This is a conspiracy theory ...  — Dr. Poland says almost certainly Zika will appear in the U.S. The mosquito

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Zika and spring break

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Infectious Diseases A-Z: Zika and spring break ... where there have been known cases of Zika to protect themselves, and help stop ... spread of the mosquito-borne virus. "Zika has not gone away," says Dr. Pritish ... "Even though we’re talking less about Zika in the news — mostly because we’re not ... continuation in the geographic spread of where Zika is now endemic in very small areas within

Infectious Diseases A-Z: Babies born with Zika-related birth defects

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Infectious Diseases A-Z: Babies born with Zika-related birth defects ... pregnant women in the U.S. with confirmed Zika virus, about 1 in 10 had a fetus or ... there was some association between Zika virus infection during pregnancy and ... if pregnant women are infected with Zika, there was a risk to the unborn child ... " Watch: Dr. Pritish Tosh discusses Zika-related birth defects https://youtu