10 ZIKA Virus Facts, Symptoms and Locations

10 ZIKA Virus Facts, Symptoms and Locations

The ZIKA virus is currently on the move across many locations and we take a look at the 10 zika virus facts, symptoms and locations that may help you discover just what the virus is about.

The ZIKA virus is most dangerous to pregnant women as it can cause Microcephaly in new born children leaving them with brain damage, muscle problems and stunted growth.

What else do you know about the Zika virus?

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SOURCES
http://www.who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/response/en/
http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/204420/1/ZikaResponseFramework_JanJun16_eng.pdf
http://www.who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/situation-report/5-february-2016/en/
http://www.who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/timeline/en/
http://who.int/emergencies/zika-virus/strategic-response-framework.pdf?ua=1
http://www.who.int/features/qa/zika/en/
http://www.who.int/features/qa/zika-pregnancy/en/
http://www.cdc.gov/zika/symptoms/
http://www.cdc.gov/zika/disease-qa.html
http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/birthdefects/microcephaly.html

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40 comments

  1. Jade Nelson says:

    This is scary

  2. Unicorn 70067 says:

    My mom got a bunch of mosquito bites a few days ago. She's pregnant and she is having most of the symptoms. I really hope nothing happened.

  3. Lori says:

    depopulation now in works
    this is a man made virus… the vaccination will also kill us or get us sick

  4. Kenz300 x says:

    Zika is bad…….There needs to be more public information on Zika and birth control so people can protect themselves…….
    Pregnant women are being warned……..Microcephaly is a birth defect where a baby’s head is smaller than expected
    Birth Control Permanent Methods: Learn About Effectiveness
    http://www.emedicinehealth.com/birth_control_permanent_methods/article_em.htm

  5. leelyndaa Lee says:

    If you have Zika try VERSEO DETOX FOOT PATCHES try it for a month may be it can suck the bacteria out of the body. Verseo foot patches is good to clean toxic from smoking and clean the body it worst a try let me know if it work for you.

  6. Bubba Boo says:

    so that's why they do chemtrails killing us and viruses

  7. Ali Abbadi says:

    we should nuke Africa every disease came out of this hazardous place ebola, yellow fever ,dengue fever aids fuk dat

  8. Judith Black says:

    The irony being that our extended, hotter, and moister summers, breeding these lovelies, are cause by our burning of fossil fuels and the greenhouse gasses the emit.

  9. Frey Watson says:

    this vid is full of shit

  10. Mariam Lutakome says:

    Why u talk so fast ?

  11. Melissa Lee says:

    I not going outside at all until school starts and if I am going outside I'm gonna wear mosquito bug spray, or long pants and sleeves

  12. Erdis Jacob says:

    man diz guy sound funny lmao

  13. amabily Marques says:

    que medo

  14. カレl says:

    … omg i have it ….

  15. itzFionna says:

    Hope they find a cure soon😣

  16. Aidan Gaming says:

    Well now I am terrified of jemaca

  17. Kristi Prats says:

    Can you have someone that doesn't talk so fast??? lol

  18. oscuradiosa says:

    How do i sue the Global Health Organization and the Olympics for spreading the Zika Virus to my hometown?

  19. Daizy Velez says:

    I am 8 and my sister is having a baby girl an I am so scared

  20. Jj Johnson says:

    Important : Zika Infected persons relocating after becoming infected – can infect other Andes non-infected mosquitoes after being bitten, then lay many infected eggs.

  21. xXKelly SXx says:

    great now i cant play plague inc.

  22. Simsimmer2016 317 says:

    Is there a vaccine to prevent a person from getting the virus

  23. kayla hagen says:

    Ah. I used to be terrified of this virus until now.

  24. Kat Ly says:

    Is Vietnam and London safe?

  25. Kanti123 says:

    56Million spend on finding a cure but US spent more than 1Trillion on the damn F35. Something is not right here… our society is doomed!

  26. Kyra Welch says:

    I had it but I only had fever and skin rashes.

  27. Multifandom Girl says:

    Indonesia is like, Zika the whole country

  28. DrGamerZ GT says:

    Oi click bait, it's 2:29 noob.
    Dislike and unsubtle.

    I'm Asian and I'm joking.

  29. SnickerDoodleStudios says:

    I'm staying inside this summer. ;-;

  30. - WyddKing - says:

    can it kill you?

  31. Yuzuki Meow says:

    the audio scared the absolute crap outta me

    NOT HELPING MY OVER ACTIVE IMAGINATION AT 3AM…

    WITH NO SLEEP

  32. Amanda Ibraimovic says:

    I got it in march 2016. I seriusly thought I as going to die. I lost 3 kgs, couldn't eat for days and my blood preasure was so low I had a hard time even going to the toilet and moving in bed.

  33. Mojo Risin says:

    WHO is controlled by money and Big Agra is blaming a mosquito for birth defects instead of the outlawed(in the USA) pesticides they spray in populated areas.

  34. Mauro Brito says:

    MUITO INTERESSANTE O VIDEO. HA COISAS QUE EU NÃO SABIA A RESPEITO DO VIRUS PARABÉNS

  35. Alyzee Yvon says:

    Wish mosquitos didn't exist!!!

  36. hongry life says:

    Beware: "life"
    A sexually-transmitted, terminal disease.

  37. 357potatoe Ramirez says:

    I was watching the news today there was a infection spreading that's how a zombie movie starts di di da

  38. Brady Schielein says:

    It's not that harmful unless you're a pregnant woman.

  39. Sydney H says:

    Here's the thing, we don't want mosquitos, but mosquitos are needed for humans to actually help us live