Published On: Fri, Nov 11th, 2016

Outbreak mosquito virus diseases unstoppable

Izzy GerstenbluthWILLEMSTAD - An outbreak of diseases such as dengue virus, chikungunya and Zika cannot be prevented. This is according to epidemiologist Izzy Gerstenbluth. He was a guest in the Curaçao Parliament to discuss the fight against mosquito diseases.

These diseases are difficult to fight because, according to the epidemiologist, the mosquito that transmits the virus cannot be completely eradicated. At present, there has again been an increased number of patients with Zika says the inspection of Public Health.

One of the most important actions that the population must take is to clean up potential breeding grounds.

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