Zika can cause severe birth defects in your unborn child if you’re infected while you’re pregnant.
 There’s no vaccine to prevent Zika and no medicine to treat it.

Follow these simple steps at home and when traveling to places where Zika is a known risk.


USE YOUR MOSQUITO REPELLENT BENEFIT

 PROTECT
 your unborn child

 

PROTECT
your environment

PROTECT
your family

   

Use mosquito repellent

   

Wear long-sleeved shirts and long pants

   

Use condoms if you have sex with a person who has been to an area with Zika

 

   

Get rid of all standing water outside

   

Use screens on windows and doors

   

Use insect sprays to
kill mosquitos

 

 

Dress children in clothing that covers arms and legs

 
   

Apply insect repellent to children two months old and up

   

Cover cribs and strollers with mosquito netting