CDC Prepares For Zika As U.S. Disease

Published: Feb 18, 2016

As co-owner of Backporch Coffee Roasters, Dave Beach travels to Central America once a year to sample and buy coffees.

He was at a farm in Costa Rica earlier this month when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued guidelines for preventing sexual transmission of the Zika virus. Men who’ve traveled to areas with active transmission of the virus are advised to use condoms or abstain from sex with their pregnant partners.

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