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Infectious Diseases

Resources on Infectious Diseases


From the Centers for Disease Control:

Zika virus is spread to people through mosquito bites. The most common symptoms of Zika virus disease are fever, rash, joint pain, and conjunctivitis (red eyes). The illness is usually mild with symptoms lasting from several days to a week. Severe disease requiring hospitalization is uncommon.


         Click the links below for CDC Zika topics!

Resources from the National Library of Medicine

Below, find links to various resources from the National Library of Medicine:

Twitter #zika

NYS Department of Health

World Health Organization Zika Information

The WHO Zika fact sheet is available in English and the following languages:

Zika virus fact sheet