The Ministry of Heath recorded 25 cases of Zika virus in 2016; 23 in New Providence, one in Bimini and one in Eleuthera.
Everyone is prone to contracting the Zika virus and encouraged to take the necessary measures to prevent mosquito bites.
All tests for the Zika virus this year have been negative.
By DANIELLE BARNESTHERE have been no documented cases of the Zika virus in the Bahamas since November 2016, the Ministry of Heath announced yesterday in a press release.
For further information, contact the Surveillance Unit at Department of Public Health
As it stated in No new cases of Zika in TCI Minister of Health, Agriculture and Human Services, Hon.
Edwin Astwood T o date, there have been twenty-five cases of Zika within the Turks and Caicos Islands, with no new cases since the first week of January, 2017, according to the Ministry of Health, Agriculture and Human Services.
Minister of Health, Agriculture and Human Services, Hon.
Over the past year there have been concerns expressed about the possibility of infection with the Zika virus.
The Ministry wishes to encourage the residents of the Turks and Caicos Islands to remain vigilant.
No new cases of Zika virus in TCI
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