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Zika Virus Information

Zika is a virus spread to people primarily through the bite of an Aedes mosquito; these mosquitoes most frequently bite in the daytime but can also bite at night. According to the CDC, there have been no reported cases of Zika virus disease transmission in Ohio or anywhere else in the continental United States at this time. However, cases have been reported in travelers returning to the United States, and recently in the U.S. there has been a case of Zika being sexually transmitted. Even though there are no recorded cases in Ohio, the Aedes mosquito that can hold the virus does live here in our state. - Haley White, Intern at the Perry County Ohio Health Department

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Upcoming Events
Shawnee Community Day and Homecoming Aug 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 06:30 PM — East Main St, Shawnee, OH 43782
RSVP Chronic Disease Class - COPD Aug 23, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Arethusa Springs Apartments - 530 1st St, New Lexington, OH 43764
Perry County Ohio Dog Shelter Fundraiser Aug 25, 2018 04:30 PM - 08:00 PM — Roseville Community Center - 13047 Karl Brown Rd., Roseville, OH 43777
Perry County Preservation Committee opens the files of historical trials of Perry County Ohio Aug 30, 2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM — PBHC Activity Center - 112 S. Main Street, New Lexington, OH 43764
4th Annual Cruise-In for Alzheimers Sep 01, 2018 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM — Advance Auto Parts - 747 Carroll St., New Lexington, OH 43764
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