Connecticut Launches Zika Awareness Campaign Ahead Of Spring VacationsThe spots focus on college students on spring break and other travelers heading to the Caribbean and other areas where the virus has been actively transmitted.
CDC Adds St. Kitts And Nevis To Zika Travel Notice; Check Complete List Of Impacted CountriesZika can be transmitted through mosquito bites. There is no vaccine for it.
City Health Department Continues Full Court Press Against Zika With Public ForumThe city health department continued its full court press on the Zika virus with an informational hearing in addition to mosquito monitoring and spraying.
NYC Launches Mosquito Information Website In Battle Against ZikaThis week, residents in two dozen Brooklyn and Queens neighborhoods can expect to see health department trucks spraying for the mosquitoes that are known to carry Zika.
Officials Say Zika Transmission Identified In Miami's South BeachFlorida Gov. Rick Scott told reporters Friday that five Zika infections have been linked to an area that encompasses most of tourist-friendly neighborhood of South Beach.
NJ Lawmaker Calls On House To Approve Zika Emergency Funding BillCongressman Frank Pallone Jr. has criticized Republicans for refusing to approve President Barack Obama's request for $1.9 billion in emergency funding to combat Zika.
Schumer: Congress Must Return To Washington To Vote On Zika BillSchumer says Congress would be lazy and selfish not to come back from recess if only for one day to vote on a $1.9 billion emergency funding bill to combat Zika.
Pregnant Women In United States Fearful Following Florida Zika CasesSpraying from the air to try to stop the Zika virus began early Thursday in the Miami area.
Fact Versus Fiction: How To Protect Yourself Against ZikaKeeping mosquitoes at bay is not an exact science and some repellents work better than others.
NY Attorney General Targeting Bogus Zika Protection ProductsAttorney General Eric Schneiderman said his office has sent letters to seven companies, telling them to stop marketing products as "Zika-preventive'' or "Zika-protective.''
New York Health Officials Trying To Stay One Step Ahead Of Zika VirusNew York health officials are on high alert following the Zika outbreak in Florida.
Concerns After Zika Outbreak Prompts Travel Warning For Area Of MiamiThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued an advisory Monday after Florida Gov. Rick Scott said there are 10 new infections of the Zika virus, likely transmitted by mosquitoes.
Florida Governor: 4 Zika Cases Likely Came From Local MosquitoesGov. Rick Scott said Friday that one woman and three men in Miami-Dade and Broward counties likely contracted the virus through mosquito bites.
Health Department: First Baby Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects In NYCThe Health Department reported the first infant delivered with Zika-related microcephaly in New York City Friday.
CDC, Florida Probing Possible Zika Case From Miami MosquitoThe CDC is working with Florida health officials to investigate what could be the first Zika infection from a mosquito in the continental United States.