The Zika Virus Explained (Video)

If you haven’t heard of the Zika virus, then the video below will aid in explaining what exactly it is, how it spreads and who are likely to be affected the most.

Credit to Vox for creating a short and informative video, although not everyone is affected by this virus, it is very important to be aware that the WHO (World Health Organization) has declared the Zika virus a global emergency.

Zika Virus Transmission Cycle
Zika Virus Transmission Cycle [credit: BBC]

If you’d like to read more on this, be sure to check out:

  1. Zika Virus – WHO
  2. BBC Health

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