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CDC issues Zika travel advisory in Miami for pregnant women

CDC issues Zika travel advisory in Miami for pregnant women

( CDC issues Zika travel advisory in Miami for pregnant women )

– Updated: Aug 1, 2016 – 1:43 PMThe CDC has issued a new advisory that says pregnant women should not travel to the so-called Zika “transmission area” in Florida and pregnant women who live there should take steps to prevent mosquito bites and sexual spread of the virus.>>RELATED: 5 things to know about the Zika virus and its possible spreadThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued the advisory Monday after Florida Gov.Rick Scott said there are 10 new infections of the Zika virus likely transmitted by mosquitoes, bringing the total in the state to 14.
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CDC issues Miami travel warning over Zika outbreak

CDC issues Miami travel warning over Zika outbreak

( CDC issues Miami travel warning over Zika outbreak )

– The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a travel warning for Wynwood, a neighborhood in Miami where 14 people have been infected with mosquito-borne transmissions of the Zika virus.At the request of Florida Governor Rick Scott, the CDC is sending an Emergency Response Team to Miami to assist in the investigation and response effort.”I have requested that the CDC activate their Emergency Response Team to assist DOH in their investigation, research and sample collection efforts,” said Governor Scott in a statement.
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Zika travel warning issued for Miami neighborhood: US

Zika travel warning issued for Miami neighborhood: US

( Zika travel warning issued for Miami neighborhood: US )

– Zika travel warning issued for Miami neighborhood: USMiami (AFP) – Zika fears prompted US health authorities on Monday to issue a travel warning for a small section of Miami where local mosquitoes have spread the virus to 14 people, officials said.”We advise pregnant women to avoid travel to this area,” said Centers for Disease Control and Prevention chief Tom Frieden, noting that the virus can cause the birth defect, microcephaly.The area to avoid is inside a one-mile section north of downtown Miami, a popular arts and restaurant district known as Wynwood.
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