Science Policy

“Florida, Illinois officials report travel-related Zika virus cases” (The Washington Post)

01.20.16 | 1 min read | Text by Annie Elshoff

Hawaii, Illinois, Florida, and Texas have all recently reported travel-related cases of Zika virus, including two pregnant women who are being actively monitored. The virus has shown a strong association with fetal brain damage, but no treatment or vaccine is currently available. Last week, the CDC advised pregnant women to avoid traveling to countries where transmission of the virus has been reported. Read more at The Washington Post: