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Zika: Worse than we thought?

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April 20, 2016

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Kevin
May 12, 2016

The info is spread all over the internet. Took me days to find substantial answers for prevention of the disease. ZikaFact.org is probably the best non-government site I found.

Kent Smith
May 04, 2016

If one travels to a Zika prone country and gets infected, is there a risk of spreading the virus, at home, if bitten by local (previously uninfected) Aedes mosquitos?

Arguenot
May 12, 2016

Per numerous articles, the answer is yes.
Mosquito to Human to Mosquito transmission is one of the ways this virus spreads. The EU CDC covers this a bit better in my opinion. But any traveler coming back to the United States with Zika can be bitten by a mosquito and create a new vector for this disease. I think this is not being addressed properly by either the authorities or the media.

Michael Ring
April 20, 2016

Wow, I wish I had the GBS that resolved or improved over time. It’s a lot more serious than that.

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