Articles for Tag: "Zika virus"

How long does Zika remain in semen? 
How long does Zika remain in semen?
New evidence reveals the mosquito-borne virus lasts much longer than previously thought.
The ultimate Zika protection found in various insect repellents 
The ultimate Zika protection found in various insect repellents
Check out which bug spray brands are the most effective for fighting off mosquitoes that carry the virus.
The latest Zika concern involves a potentially severe eye condition 
The latest Zika concern involves a potentially severe eye condition
The condition called uveitis can cause other health issues like cataracts and high blood pressure in the eye.
Zika virus infection rate triples in the U.S. 
Zika virus infection rate triples in the U.S.
CDC registries are now tracking new data for infection in pregnant women, driving up the number of reported cases. Find out how government leaders are responding.
New Zika guidelines on pregnancy planning, unprotected sex 
New Zika guidelines on pregnancy planning, unprotected sex
The federal government has issued updated recommendations aimed at preventing Zika virus transmission.
Mosquitoes carrying Zika may make their way to the U.S. 
Mosquitoes carrying Zika may make their way to the U.S.
A study predicts the virus will spread to the southern United States and east coast by summer.
Can the Zika virus spread through sexual transmission? 
Can the Zika virus spread through sexual transmission?
The CDC is investigating 14 cases of the virus spreading from male to female through sex. An expert weighs in on the role this is playing in the growing outbreak.