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Posted: July 18, 2018, 2:38 pm


UTRGV researchers update local lawmaker on current Zika research and findings
EDINBURG — Keeping count of mosquito eggs, tracking larvae stages, testing results of commonly used pesticides and collecting data on the effects of a virus such as Zika on living creatures, among other tasks, has students and professors busy at the ...

Posted: July 18, 2018, 2:22 pm

Brownsville Herald

UTRGV researchers update lawmaker on Zika - Brownsville Herald ...
Brownsville Herald
EDINBURG — Keeping count of mosquito eggs, tracking larvae stages, testing results of commonly used pesticides and collecting data on the effects of a virus ...
State Rep. Robert "Bobby" Guerra tours Zika lab in EdinburgKGBT-TV

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Posted: July 18, 2018, 4:26 am

Shared Decision-Making Approach to Zika Best for Travelers
Monthly Prescribing Reference
HealthDay News — An approach to shared decision-making that stratifies risk might be most appropriate for preventing Zika infection, according to an Ideas and Opinion piece published online July 17 in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Noting that ...

Posted: July 17, 2018, 7:51 pm

Fact or Fib Tuesday: Is Zika still a concern?
LUBBOCK, Texas - KAMC's Avery Travis and Alex O'Brien try to figure out the facts from the fibs in Tuesday's health news. Fact or fib? Liver cancer deaths are on the rise. Fact or fib? Zika is still a concern for travelers. Fact or fib? Only 2% of ...

Posted: July 17, 2018, 4:46 pm

The Disease Daily

Zika: A Bigger Threat to Pregnancy
The Disease Daily
While first discovered in the African country of Uganda in 1947, Zika virus, carried by mosquitos and endemic in many tropical areas of the Americas, Asia and Africa was not well understood until its recent outbreaks in South America in 2015 and 2016 [2].

Posted: July 17, 2018, 3:03 pm

The Guardian

Zika and health cuts blamed for rise in baby death rates in Brazil
The Guardian
The infant mortality rate rose by nearly 5% between 2015 and 2016, an increase health officials and specialists have blamed on the outbreak of the Zika virus that year, as well as cuts to health services prompted by an economic crisis from which Brazil ...

Posted: July 17, 2018, 10:57 am

Two more police unions back Ardian Zika for HD 37
Florida Politics (blog)
Land O' Lakes Republican Ardian Zika announced Monday that two chapters of the Florida Police Benevolent Association have endorsed his bid to succeed House Speaker Richard Corcoran in Pasco County's House District 37. “The West Central Florida ...

Posted: July 17, 2018, 10:56 am


About 2,500 current cases of Zika Virus in the United States | News ...
In 2016, the United States profusely warned travelers against visiting certain countries with a high risk of Zika virus. Officials with the World Health Organization ... | Zika virus still a risk for
Travel Experts: Zika Still a RiskKDRV
Zika is Still a ConcernWLTZ 38 NBC
KVOA Tucson News
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Posted: July 17, 2018, 10:55 am

Infectious Disease Advisor

Clinicians Warn That Zika Virus May Still Be an Area of Concern for Travelers
Infectious Disease Advisor
In spite of the public's willingness to disregard the threat posed by Zika virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as well as Daniel S. Graciaa, MD, MPH, from Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, and his team of ...
Prevent the spread of Zika during the summer months!
Zika still a risk for female travelersHealio
Zika Still a Threat for Travelers Trying to ConceiveMedPage Today (press release) -Daily Monitor (press release) (blog) -Outbreak News Today
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Posted: July 16, 2018, 9:16 pm

PBS NewsHour

What happened to Zika?
PBS NewsHour
Last week, biologists reported the most detailed structure of the Zika virus to date, a finding that could help the effort to develop vaccines or anti-viral medicines. And Monday, a nationwide group of researchers reported in Nature Medicine that Zika ...
UW Researchers: Zika May Increase Risk Of MiscarriageWisconsin Public Radio News
FDA Revises Zika Virus Screening Guidance, Recommends Pooled Testing of BloodGenomeWeb
Two Zika cases confirmed in Williamson County, how to avoid the
FOX 7 Austin -Mom.Me (blog)
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Posted: July 6, 2018, 7:17 pm


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