Mosquito-carried Illness (e.g. Zika)

The Hurst-Euless-Bedford ISD works in partnership with public agencies (like the Tarrant County Health Department and the CDC) on health-related issues. As we monitor news and research about mosquito-carried illnesses, we have collected a few resources about the virus to share with our community:

 

from the Texas Department of State Health Services:

 

from the CDC:

  • Zika Virus 101 (video) from the CDC - Video summary: The Zika virus is another wild card dealt to us by nature. It was first discovered in 1947, but only recently grew into one of the newest global health threats, primarily for pregnant women and their unborn children.
  • Zika Virus page on the CDC website - CDC's central location for information and news about the Zika Virus.

 

from Tarrant County Health: