Going to the American Tropics? Mosquitos Spread Dengue, Chikungunya, Zika, and Other Diseases

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Abstract:

This poster educates the general public, especially outbound travelers going to the American tropics, about ways to prevent mosquito bites and stop the spread of diseases such as Zika, Dengue, and Chikungunya. It clarifies that mosquitoes can bite during the day and night, and provides quick tips people can use to protect themselves, such as using insect repellent.

Author(s):
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Resource developed in English and translated into other languages
Translation Review:
Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
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N/A
Population:
N/A
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Last Reviewed by Author(s):
8/3/2015
Record Last Updated:
4/20/2017

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