zika-virus-symptoms-profile

Zika Virus Symptoms

Spread the love

The soaring temperatures that countries are now experiencing encourage the dreaded Zika Virus to spread more progressively. Mosquitoes carry the Zika virus and the hotter the temperature the more illness is transmitted by these blood suckers. Here are the Zika Virus Symptoms.

A sudden fever 

Zika Virus Symptoms-fever

Joint Pain

zika-virus-symptoms-joint-pain

Red Eyes

zika-virus-symptoms-red-eyes

Headache

Maculopapular Rash (a flat, red area on the skin that is covered with small confluent bumps)

zika virus symptoms-rash

The Zika Virus Symptoms can last for several days to a week.

If you experience these symptoms go to your healthcare provider, as these symptoms are similar to those of dengue and chikungunya. Inform your healthcare provider if you have traveled to places where Zika is found.

Treat the symptoms

There is no medicine to treat Zika infections, so just treat the symptoms.

Plenty of rest. Plenty of fluids, stay hydrated. Drink Tylenol® for fever and pain. Do not drink aspirin and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, take medicine like Acetaminophen and Tylenol.

An infected mosquito can then spread the virus to other people. The Zika Virus has given rise to a global emergency situation. It is also becoming prevalent in  United States. WHO’s director-general, Margaret Chan, said the virus is “spreading explosively” through Latin America.  Airlines are refunding tickets to to passengers who have booked tickets to Latin America.

The Zika Virus is only now in the early stages but it is getting worse. 1 in 5 people infected with Zika virus become ill. The incubation period of the Zika virus is not known, but is thought to be a few days to a week.

If you want to keep the mosquitoes away while outdoors, the best way to do so is with a Dynatrap Ultralight Insect and Mosquito Trap. It can protect you up to 300 sq ft. It is pesticide and odor free.

zika virus symptoms-Mosquito-Trap

 

 

For outdoors, use only in a covered, protected area; for example, a garage, screened-in porch or four-seasons room.

 

Indoor Electronic Pest Control Device for Rodents, Mice, Rats, Mosquitoes, Cockroaches, Spiders, Ants, Bugs.

zika virus symptoms echo pest

 

One EcoPest repeller will keep mosquitoes at bay without harmful chemicals.

Thank you for visiting my Zika Virus Symptoms post. Please give it a Share, Tweet or Google+

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*