Zika could be spread through SWEAT and TEARS: Son contracted virus after wiping the eyes of his dying father



 A Utah man who mysteriously contracted Zika from his infected father may have got it by touching his tears or sweat, scientists believe.
The unusual transmission method was likely caused by his dying father having 100,000 times the normal level of the virus.
Researchers at the University of Utah were unable to give definitive answers as to why the father's levels were so high or why the son contracted the virus in a way not documented anywhere else.
But it does offer new details about the events that led to a case that has puzzled researchers.
The 73-year-old had been diagnosed with... read more

 
29 September 2016 in Health, Views: 43
Source: Daily Mail
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