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Medicine: Zika Virus / US #1101479

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 01, 2016
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Miami: Eva Pilgrim) A CDC warning for pregnant women not to travel to the site of a Zika virus outbreak in Florida examined; scenes shown from Miami; statistics cited; details given about efforts to control the mosquito carriers. [Governor Rick SCOTT†- cites Zika cases.] [Voice of CDC dir. Thomas FRIEDEN†- says Zika control efforts have not been effective.]

(Studio: David Muir; Miami: Richard Besser) The issues of the mosquito, the CDC travel warning & mosquito spraying discussed.

Muir, David;
Pilgrim, Eva;
Besser, Richard

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