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Concern Growing On Central, South Coast About Potentially Dangerous Zika Virus

Posted on Monday, February 22, 2016 8:57am


Aedes aegypti is a mosquito species that spreads Zika Virus (USDA photo by Stephen Ausmus)

It’s a global health problem that has officials worried here at home, on the Central and South Coasts as well.

Experts say we still are trying to unravel the secrets surrounding Zika virus, which can be devastating for the fetuses of pregnant women.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco talks with a local health official about the latest on the virus.  A caution: This story deals with some graphic subjects.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Zika Update


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