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Zika no longer Intl public health emergency: WHO

by Daisy Melwani

The new Zika designation now puts it in the class of other dangerous mosquito-borne diseases, like malaria and yellow fever.

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Zika detected in Singapore

Singapore has already put in place the measures to deal with the situation, such as intensifying vector control and public education.

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Pregnant women given travel and intimacy warning

by RAW

In a massive blow to Tinder users in Latin America, nookie has been signaled as potentially dangerous. We could have told you that but we were busy swiping right.

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Pregnant women ‘shouldn’t go’ to Olympics

by Joshua Schneyer and Shivam Srivastava - RAW

Pregnant women urged to stay away from upcoming Rio Games. But should pregnant women be high-jumping and long-jumping, we ask?

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WHO urges safe sex in Zika areas

by AAP

Women in areas with the Zika virus can protect themselves, especially during pregnancy, by covering up against mosquitoes and practising safe sex.

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Carnival roars ahead despite Zika scare

by RAW

The worst health scare in recent history is not keeping Brazilians from their annual Carnival revelry.

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UK to spray inside Zika region planes

by RAW

Planes landing in the United Kingdom from countries affected by the Zika virus will be sprayed inside with insecticide

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Airlines offer to reassign crew on Zika-hit routes

by RAW

Several major airlines are reassigning flight crew concerned about contracting the Zika virus from routes to affected countries.

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Latest warning for travellers as Zika spreads

As the Zika virus continues to explode in the Americas and beyond, health experts have stressed that travellers must ensure they are protected from mosquitoes which carry a range of diseases.

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Zika advice for pregnant Aussie travellers

by AAP

Here are some tips for those unable to avoid or delay their trips.

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APAC countries issue ZIKA advice

by AAP

Find out what various countries are advising travellers as the Zika crisis continues to escalate.

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Travel industry hit by Zika virus

by Melissa Fares and Amy Tennery - AAP

Airlines, hotels and cruise operators are facing growing concern among travellers who had planned to visit countries potentially affected by Zika virus.

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