Frequently Asked Questions
Travel and Prevention
Zika virus is spread through the following means:
Deaths due to Zika virus is rare among all ages.
Once infected, you are likely to be protected from future infections.
Currently there is no vaccine available.
If you are pregnant, do not to travel to countries where Zika virus is reported. For others, follow these recommendations:
Get recommended vaccines, including:
Zika virus has been found in the saliva. Saliva transmission is currently being investigated.
The Aedes mosquito that carries Zika virus is not found in Michigan.
Updated: Aug. 31, 2016