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Zika Virus May Also Be Tied to Another Brain Disorder

<b>The Zika virus may be associated with an autoimmune disorder that attacks the brain’s myelin similar to multiple sclerosis, according to a small</b> …

Neuroscience

With Summer Coming, Can the Zika Virus Be Contained?

Every month for the past three years, Casey Stevenson has gone to Holy Cross Cemetery, in Menlo Park, California, to look for mosquito larvae. With his khaki uniform and close-cropped hair, Stevenson—a vector-control specialist with San Mateo County—has the bearing of a military sergeant. The …

Where Zika Could Spread Next

Researchers estimate 2.17 billion people live in areas where the mosquito-borne virus could thrive.<p>More than 2 billion people live in parts of the world where researchers say environmental conditions are suitable for the spread of Zika, a mosquito-borne virus that is known to cause severe birth …

Zika virus gets all the attention, but experts say West Nile will be worse this summer in Texas

Zika virus has been dominating the headlines, but the mosquito-spread infection that Texans should worry about is a more familiar foe -- West Nile …

Public Health

How Infecting Mosquitoes with a Bacterium Could Stop the Zika Virus

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Inside the Fight Against the Zika Virus

<i>A doctor at the epidemic’s ground zero is at the forefront of the discovery and treatment of this frightening disease.</i><p>Who could dream up a scenario so dark? Tiny insects rising in hungry swarms, feeding on pregnant women and endangering the lives of hundreds of unborn babies. The effects of the …

Public Health