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Zika, pregnancy, and winter travel: Many unknowns, and a cautious message

February 22, 2016

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Hope Ricciotti, MD, Editor in Chief, Harvard Women's Health Watch

Hope A. Ricciotti, MD, is Editor in Chief of the Harvard Women’s Health Watch. She is an Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School and leads the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, … See Full Bio
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Kim Bergstrom
March 28, 2016

Interesting. I was just in Aruba which is on the CDC list, and no matter how much I used the mosquito preventative measures, sure enough, I was the recipient of mosquito bites. I’m sure less than if I hadn’t used those measures, but bitten just the same.

I was interested in that you recommended visiting such locations as Florida and Hawaii. If you look at the map of locations predicted for seasonal outbreak, sure enough, Florida and Hawaii are two of the locations on that map.

February 22, 2016

To whom it may concern,I’ve been following harvards study and u people are most accurate with true knowledge. What I understand there are a lot of ignorant people out there do not understand anything or even know or open up to this gland that when fully calcified is the cause of most of diseases. You people have helped solved my awareness .One more thing Obama graduated from Harvard which has correct info ,maybe he’s using the truthful studies in a reverse psychology way against us and the world.

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