Zika virus is transmitted through the bite of an infectious mosquito, although cases of transmission through sexual contact and blood transfusion have also been reported. Symptoms can include rash, red eyes, fever and joint pain. Please see the links and resources below for more information and current updates.
CDC Website: http://www.cdc.gov/zika/index.html
NC DHHS Website: http://epi.publichealth.nc.gov/cd/diseases/zika.html
CDC Webiste (Spanish): href=http://espanol.cdc.gov/zika/
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For additional information or questions regarding mosquitoes in Forsyth County contact the Environmental Health Division at the Forsyth County Department of Public Health at 336-703-3225.