Zika virus disease (Zika) is a disease caused by the Zika virus, which is spread to people primarily through the bite of an infected Aedes
Are you traveling abroad?
Remember Zika is still a concern in many countries. Watch this video from the CDC to help you pack the essentials to prevent the risk of mosquito bites while staying in Zika areas.
Where Is the Zika Virus Found?
There are local mosquito-borne Zika virus disease cases reported in US states, and many travel-associated cases. Visit the CDC website for current case numbers.
In the State of Maryland we have NO Locally Acquired Cases. Visit the Maryland Department of Health (MDH) Zika Virus Information page for state-wide guidance and information. A list of countries and territories with active Zika virus transmission can be found on the CDC website.
To Protect Yourself from Mosquito Bites