3rd Zika case reported in Palm Beach County

3rd Zika case reported in Palm Beach County

Palm Beach County has recorded another case of the Zika virus. It is the third travel-related case in the county, according to the Florida Department of Health.

The patient had visited Colombia.

A Zika case was also reported in Miami.

The state recommends that women who are pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant postpone travel to Zika-affected areas.

The number for the Zika virus information hotline is 1-855-622-6735 .

Breakdown of cases by county in Florida:
Alachua 4
Brevard 2
Broward 12
Clay 1
Collier 1
Hillsborough 3
Lee 3
Miami-Dade 33
Orange 5
Osceola 4
Palm Beach 3
Polk 3
Santa Rosa 1
Seminole 1
St. Johns 1
Cases involving pregnant women 5

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