What is the Zika virus and why you should care

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What is the Zika virus and why you should care


Zika is a dangerous virus spreading rapidly in Latin America through Aedes mosquitoes bites and further through sexual relationships. The World Health Organisation (WHO) considers the Zika virus to constitute a 'public health emergency of international concern' as there is a strong link suspected with the microcephaly malformation (an abnormally small head).

What are the symptoms?

The Zika virus provokes mild symptoms which are hard to detect and which develop only in 1 person on 5. They ...


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