Tag: Zika

Opinion

Zika: Misguided paranoia

Zika is spread from human to human via mosquito, childbirth and sexual contact. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE The first locally transmitted infection of the Zika virus was confirmed in Pinellas County on Tuesday, much to the dismay of those living in the Tampa area.  However, the appearance of one infection […]

News

Florida leaders work to combat the Zika virus

The first transmitted infection case of the Zika virus — a disease spread through mosquitos — in the Bay area was confirmed Tuesday, although officials have not announced the exact location within Pinellas County. SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE  The first transmitted infection case of the Zika virus in the Bay […]