Did calling Zika a public health emergency jump the gun?

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Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), has declared Zika virus “a public health emergency of international concern,” saying the the 2016 outbreak is an “extraordinary More...

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Did calling Zika a public health emergency jump the gun?

zika_mosquitoes_1170[2] Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organization (WHO), has declared Zika virus “a public health emergency of international concern,” saying..