"Zika virus" tag

First Connecticut case of domestically-acquired Zika virus reported

On Wednesday, the State Department of Public Health  announced that the first case of Zika…

Zika Virus: Get the Facts, free wellness program

Learn more about the Zika virus and its potential effect on global health from infectious disease specialist Dr. Majid Sadigh.

Fairfield volunteers take to the streets to prevent mosquito-borne diseases

First Selectman Mike Tetreau and the Fairfield Health Department announced today that Fairfield’s Medical Reserve…

Zika virus is spread to people through the bite of an infected Aedes species mosquito. This mosquito species is not present in Connecticut and related species are not likely to spread the disease in Connecticut, according to the DPH.

Zika in Connecticut ‘cause for concern, not panic’

The Connecticut Department of Public Health has confirmed its laboratory detected the first travel-associated case…

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