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Crews spray for Zika virus in York County

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Due to revisions in the Zika case definition, Cameron County health officials are reclassifying a travel-related case to the first probable Zika virus disease in the county.

Despite a delay, Miami-Dade eventually sprayed the area.

They include the City of Rockville, Leisure World and some homeowners associations.

Naled is a chemical that's used as a fine mist to kill adult mosquitoes during aerial spraying.

"Really the best protection is for people to start to eliminate mosquito breeding sources", Anderson said.

In Virginia, there have been 80 cases reported of the Zika virus, with 41 of those cases reported in the Northern Virginia suburbs.

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When possible, wear long-sleeved shirts and long trousers whenever you are outdoors.

Public Health permanent secretary, Dr Sopon Mekthon, said the Public Health Act prohibited acts that could harm the health of others.

"We have a disproportionate share compared to other states", Haft said. When they tested their eye fluids, they found Zika virus RNA. The biologist says you can prevent Zika by avoiding mosquito bites and taking actions to limit mosquitoes on your property.

The state is only able to confirm cases of Zika after those who get the virus' symptoms, such high fever, rash and conjunctivitis, go to get treated and tell healthcare officials that they travelled to a country where the diseases is prevalent.

The virus and mosquitos in general were the subjects discussed with Lehigh business leaders by Shelly Redovan, deputy director, Education & Communication for the Lee County Mosquito Control District. For regions with active transmission of zika virus, World Health Organization recommends that sexually active men and women be correctly counselled and offered a full range of contraceptive methods to be able to make an informed choice about whether, and when, to become pregnant in order to prevent possible adverse pregnancy and foetal outcomes.

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