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Medline Plus: Consumer Health Database
Learn more about the Zika Virus from the National Library of Medicine's consumer database, Medline Plus. From here you will be linked to many resources on the topic.
Conditions Linked to Zika Virus
Zika and Guillian-Barre' Syndrome
Read more about the symptoms and causes of this sickness and how it has been linked with those who have had the Zika Virus from the Centers for Disease Control.
Controlling Mosquitoes/Preventing Bites
Prevent Mosquito Bites
Helpful ways to prevent the spread of Zika through mosquito bites through the use of insect repellents. Learn which ingredients are the best to prevent the spread.
MMWR Weekly Reports on the Zika Virus. This resource provides a wealth of information on a weekly basis on the Zika Virus with up-to-date guidelines on how to prevent the spread of the disease.
Consumer articles from MedlinePlus Magazine
Articles about the Zika Virus are featured in the Spring 2016 issue of MedlinePlus Magazine. Click on the magazine cover to access articles.
Dr. Anthony S. Fauci,
Director of the NIH National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Sexual Transmission of Zika
RSS Feeds from the CDC's Emerging Infectious Diseases online journal listed below:
Information Services/Outreach Librarian