The Zika Virus is in the news, and as weather gets warmer, and mosquitoes become more prevalent, there will likely be even more public discussion on this issue. Following are some notes and expert information sources which are recommended by Rappahannock Area Health District officials, and the Virginia Department of Health.
Please feel free to click on the links below.
From the VA Department of Health:
Zika Update Webpage
Zika Virus Disease Information
"Avoid Mosquitoes" Flyer
"Prevent Diseases" Flyer
"Zika and Pregnancy" Flyer
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
Zika Questions and Information
From Spotsylvania County:
A friendly reminder: Spotsylvania County does not provide mosquito abatement.
Residents and health care providers should contact their local health department if they have questions or concerns regarding the Zika Virus.
For Spotsylvania residents, contact the Spotsylvania Health Department at 540-507-7400.