Aedes Aegypti in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, author Muhammad Mahdi Karim, source Wikimedia

Zika and Climate

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The Australian Journal of Pharmacy has just tried to link climate change, to the terrifying Zika Virus outbreak in South and Central America. The Zika Virus, a mosquito born disease, has been implicated in an upsurge of serious birth defects. CLIMATE CHANGE COULD WORSEN DISEASES LIKE ZIKA VIRUS The news…