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    CDC Issues Historic Warning for Zika-Stricken Part of Miami

    It’ll make your blood run cold. Mosquito-eradication efforts aimed at controlling Zika infections have been tried in Florida for weeks — but 14 locally transmitted cases have been confirmed. Authorities in the U.S. and U.K. are advising pregnant women not to visit Miami’s Wynwood neighborhood, and to avoid conceiving children until eight weeks after visiting. It’s believed to be the first CDC travel advisory within the continental U.S. Gov. Rick Scott’s calling for an emergency task force, while many worry this will put a chill on Florida tourism.

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