June 13, 2021

CARPHA Concludes risk of getting Zika in the Caribbean low at this time

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From Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Tuesday, August 14, 2018 — Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, August 13, 2018:  The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has concluded that Zika virus transmission in the Caribbean Region has been interrupted, and that the risk to residents and visitors to the Region of acquiring Zika is low. This follows […]

Three more Zika cases confirmed in Jamaica

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From Jamaica Gleaner The Ministry of Health [on Friday 18] confirmed three additional cases of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection, bringing to four the number of affected persons in Jamaica to date. Two of the infected persons are from Christian Pen and Greater Portmore, St Catherine, while the other is from Lyssons, St Thomas. A 20-year-old woman […]