Zika Virus

Find the latest stories, news, and expert advice about zika virus, including medical research on symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

What You Need to Know about the Zika Virus

There’s a lot of noise out there about the Zika virus. But how do you separate fact from the rumors? Here’s what you need to know, especially regarding how to take steps to protect yourself. What is the Zika virus? According to the World Health Organ...

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Zika Virus Is Still a Threat, Says the CDC

CDC advises pregnant women not to travel to areas where there is Zika risk and recommends those who travel to these areas wait three months before conceiving.

By Diane Domina

What Zika Means for You

There are no specific data on how the Zika virus affects older adults, such as whether age increases the risk of more severe effects or results in a longer duration of the disease.

By HealthAfter50