Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

US Records First Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika

A county in the southwestern state of Texas on Tuesday reported what appears to be the first case of the Zika virus being transmitted in the United States by sexual contact. Officials in Dallas County say the patient was infected with Zika after having sexual contact with a sick individual who returned from a country where the virus is present. Health officials gave no information about the patients or where the traveler had visited. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control - the top...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter