How the Zika virus is spread and what travelers can do to avoid contracting it

How the Zika virus is spread and what travelers can do to avoid contracting it
Local News

By Krista Driscoll

Editor’s note: The current Zika epidemic is ongoing, and although there have been headlines and developments about the virus, information about it is constantly changing. Resources such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Pan American Health Organization and Denver Public Health offer the most up-to-date information available about the situation.With the winter season winding down, travel plans for many Vail Valley residents are just getting started. And while many people will be leaving the chill of offseason behind, worries about mosquito-borne illnesses, such as Zika, can cast a shadow over tropical destinations. Brazil, which has been the particular …

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