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Living With People They Bite, Zika Mosquitoes Hard To FightMosquito control agencies in U.S. cities and counties say they are taking advance steps to combat the Zika virus ahead of the typical springtime breeding season.
DCHHS Preparing Lab To Perform Zika Testing LocallyThe newly formed Dallas County Zika Task Force wrapped up its second scheduled meeting this morning. The group, headed by DCHHS Environmental Health, will meet weekly with officials in Dallas County municipalities.
Obama Asking Congress For Emergency Funding To Combat ZikaPresident Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to help fight the Zika virus.
Four More Possible Zika Virus Cases Suspected In North TexasAccording to Dallas County Health and Human Services, the four possible cases are travelers who recently visited impacted areas.
All Eyes On Texas After Latest Reported Case Of Zika VirusNorth Texas and the world are paying attention after a person in Dallas County became infected with the Zika virus through sexual contact. It is the first case of sexually transmitted Zika virus in the United States.
Poll: Zika Case In Dallas CountyWith the first confirmed Zika case in Dallas County, are you more concerned about the virus now?
Health Official Doubts Zika Virus Poses Major Threat To USA leading Obama administration health official says he doubts the United States is vulnerable to a widespread outbreak of a virus linked to a wave of birth defects in Brazil.
Mosquito-Borne Zika Virus Confirmed In Texas PatientA Houston television station is reporting that officials with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have confirmed a case of Zika virus in a traveler from Texas who recently returned from Latin America.
Experts: Mosquito-Borne Zika Virus May Reach Texas By SpringThe CDC is warning Texans about a new mosquito threat called the Zika virus thats creeping toward the state
Area In Dallas To Be Sprayed For West Nile On Sunday & MondayThe city of Dallas has confirmed that mosquito pools tested positive for West Nile Virus. The below areas will be under mosquito controlled spraying this Sunday, August 30th and Monday, August 31st between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
Take Steps To Stop The West Nile VirusLess rain over the last month has not stopped the West Nile Virus from spreading.
Dallas County Reports 1st West Nile Virus Death Of 2015 SeasonHealth officials have confirmed the first West Nile Virus death in Dallas County for the 2015 season.

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