U.S. Efforts to Deal With Zika Outlined by NIH Doctor

U.S. Efforts to Deal With Zika Outlined by NIH Doctor

The United States is very likely to face a broader outbreak of Zika, a virus that has plagued South America this past year, which could result in scores of people being infected and affected, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases’ (part of the National Institutes of Health or NIH) director, Dr. […]

Zika Virus Rapidly Spreading

Zika Virus Rapidly Spreading

As it rapidly spreads, the Zika virus could already be appearing in countries that are popular travel destinations. With summertime coming and international vacationing increasing, this viral phenomenon will meet travelers head-on. In 1947, in an overgrown tropical forest near Entebbe in Uganda, Zika was first isolated. The Aedes, a genus of mosquitoes, was identified […]