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Protection Against Mosquito Bites Key To Preventing Zika

By Florida Department of Health, Office of Communications

November 14, 2016

There are simple steps that we can all take to protect ourselves from Zika and all mosquito-borne illnesses, such as draining standing water weekly, no matter how seemingly small and cover your skin with mosquito repellent and protective clothing when enjoying the Florida outdoors. Learn more about these protective measures and other steps you can take with the Mosquito Bite Protection in Florida information sheet. Click here for Spanish version