5 Things to Know About Zika Virus

5 Things to Know About Zika Virus

There are now a handful of cases reported in Singapore. Here’s what you need to know about the Zika virus, which has been relatively unknown – until now. By Esther Au Yong and Dawn ChenThe Zika virus can cause symptoms similar to dengue. (Photo:...
Should We Still Be Worried About Zika in Singapore?

Should We Still Be Worried About Zika in Singapore?

Microbiologist Peter Piot weigns in. By Carolyn KhewPhoto: Parinya Binsuk / www.123rf.comThe World Health Organisation warned on Monday that the Zika virus is set to spread throughout Asia. So far, the virus has been detected in 70 countries worldwide, including at...