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The Zika Virus in Florida

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Zika is in the Flaviviridae family and belongs to the genus Flavivirus.  Cases have now been reported in South Florida and also on the Gulf coast of Florida.  Protect yourself, family, and friends with information, precautions, and updates.

The CDC has helpful resources here:
http://www.cdc.gov/zika/geo/index.html

The Merck Professional Manual also has comprehensive information: 
http://tinyurl.com/hrerdm

 

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Written by lantanalister1

August 24, 2016 at 5:55 pm

Posted in Florida News, Health News

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