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Zika May be Transmitted Through Tears and Sweat

Mystery surrounds the first Zika virus-related death in the continental United States. The 73 year-old patient, who died in June, transferred the virus to a visitor who hadn’t done anything to put him at risk … so it was thought. Researchers from the University of Utah School...
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