Zika Virus Stories

As of April 15, 2016, healthmap.org reports the following confirmed cases of the Zika virus in the South East Region of the United States.

Avoid mosquito bites by:

  • Wearing long-sleeve shirts and long pants
  • Remain in air-conditioned areas, windows and door screens
  • Sleep under a mosquito bed net if overseas or outside
  • Use insect-repellants

If infected, protect others from getting sick by:

  • Contraception or abstinence

If you are a man who has travelled to an area with Zika:

Sources for information and images:
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Arkansas Department of Public Health
Healthmap.org
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Zika Numbers 2015-2016

According to the CDC as of April 13, 2016 in the US:

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