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August 4, 2016: 

CO-LABS' mission includes helping to connect the public with the resources within the federal research labs in Colorado; the Divison of Vector-borne Diseases of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Fort Collins, Colorado is on the leading edge of research into the Zika virus. 

CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST NEWS FROM THE CDC ON ZIKA

At the link above you will find this info and much more:

  • ABOUT ZIKA: Overview of Zika and top questions about Zika answered…
  • SYMPTOMS, TESTING, & TREATMENT: Most common symptoms are fever, rash, joint pain, or red eyes…
  • PREVENTION: No vaccine exists…Prevent Zika by protecting against mosquito bites…
  • PREGNANCY: Zika and pregnancy, travel information and how to protect yourself if pregnant…
  • TRANSMISSION & RISKS: Transmitted to people primarily through the bite of an infected mosquito…
  • AREAS WITH ZIKA: Countries and territories with active Zika virus transmission...
  • MOSQUITO CONTROL: Prevent mosquito bites, integrated mosquito management, potential range in US, aerial spraying...
  • HEALTH EFFECTS & RISKS: Birth defects, microcephaly and Guillain-Barré Syndrome…