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Zika Virus: What to Know

Zika Virus is a mosquito-borne virus that is an emerging threat to Marines and families both CONUS and OCONUS. In May 2015, the Pan American Health Organization issued an alert regarding confirmed cases of Zika in Brazil. The World Health Organization declared Zika a Public Health Emergency of International Concern in February 2016.

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Spray Zika Away!
Take steps to control mosquitoes inside and outside your home.
Protect Your Partners!
Zika can be spread by a man to his sex partners. If you’ve traveled to an area with Zika, protect your partner by using a...
Zika virus classification tables


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