• October 20, 2020

Tags : zika in texas

Health Department announces First Case of Zika in El Paso;

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health announced Monday afternoon that an El Pasoan contracted the Zika virus after traveling to the Greater Miami area. During a news conference, officials say the man traveled to Miami area, contracted the Zika virus while there and then returned to El Paso.  Officials added that the […]Read More

Texas Relying on Nonprofit Clinics for Zika Defense

The walls at the Legacy Community Health clinic in Houston are plastered with signs urging patients like 22-year-old Josseline Lopez — who at 29 weeks pregnant came this week for an ultrasound — to tell their doctor if they have traveled to Central or South America. With 13 confirmed cases in Texas, the Zika virus, […]Read More

Texas Officials Report Nine Cases of Zika Virus Infection

AUSTIN, Texas – Public health officials in Texas are reporting nine cases of the Zika virus in the state’s three largest cities. The Department of State Health Services said Tuesday it has confirmed seven cases in the Houston area and one in San Antonio, all persons who recently traveled to countries with a high infection […]Read More