Reported by the Associated Press this past weekend, it is interesting to note that although funds have not yet been agreed upon to fight the Zika virus, “Health officials in Washington are providing free kits aimed at preventing the spread of the Zika virus.
“"WRC-TV reports that the officials with the D.C. Department of Health are handing out the kits Saturday in all eight wards.
“The kits include insect repellent, condoms and mosquito dunks. Mosquito dunks can be put in ponds, puddles and other places with standing water to kill mosquito eggs.
“Three cases have been reported in the D.C. area by people who had traveled to Central and South America.”
Source: The Washington Post