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Zika Virus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a travel notice for Zika virus. More information about the CDC’s notices can be found here:

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.

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More information:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Martin County Mosquito Control: 772-288-5657, press 5

Mosquito-Borne and Other Insect-Borne Diseases


Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida: English | Spanish

Pregnant and living in an area with Zika: English | Spanish

Protect your Pregnancy: English | Spanish

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