Zika virus

Zika is Still a Concern

    In Your Health Minute, The zika virus isn't in the headlines these days, but, its still a concern for female travelers.…

Illnesses from Tick, Mosquito and Flea Bites Triple in U.S.

(CNN) - Illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites more than tripled in the U.S. from 2004 to 2016. That's according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control. The illnesses include Lyme Disease, West Nile virus, Zika virus,…

Mosquitoes More Prevalent This Year

Mosquitoes are summering all over the US, including in more areas than previously thought. The Centers for Disease Control has discovered  the mosquitoes that carry the ZIKA virus are in 38 additional counties whether they had not been found before.…

Zika is Still A Threat

Health officials, in a new NBC report,  say seven babies have been born in Florida affected by the Zika virus. It's not clear where their mother's were infected, in Florida or another country. Nationwide 64 babies have been born with…