Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), center, with Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Surgeon General Dr. Celeste Philip, speaks about local efforts to combat the Zika virus, during a press conference in August 2016 at the Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center. Frieden said Tuesday that Zika virus likely will become endemic in Western Hemisphere.
Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), center, with Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Surgeon General Dr. Celeste Philip, speaks about local efforts to combat the Zika virus, during a press conference in August 2016 at the Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center. Frieden said Tuesday that Zika virus likely will become endemic in Western Hemisphere. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com
Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), center, with Florida Gov. Rick Scott and Florida Surgeon General Dr. Celeste Philip, speaks about local efforts to combat the Zika virus, during a press conference in August 2016 at the Miami-Dade County Emergency Operations Center. Frieden said Tuesday that Zika virus likely will become endemic in Western Hemisphere. MARSHA HALPER mhalper@miamiherald.com

Zika virus will 'become endemic,’ CDC leader says

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