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First US Zika-related death in Puerto Rico

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FIRST. In this file photo, Ana Rius, the Secretary of the Department of Health of Puerto Rico, speaks during a news conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, January 28, 2016. Rius is quoted as saying the first Zika-related death on US soil involves a 70-year-old patient who died at the end of February. File photo by Jorge Muniz/EPA

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has warned of a potential explosion of Zika cases in Puerto Rico, possibly reaching into the hundreds of thousands

MIAMI, USA (Apr. 31, 2016) — The first Zika-related death on US soil was reported Friday, April 29, in Puerto Rico, raising new concerns about the dangers of the mosquito-borne virus. Continue reading First US Zika-related death in Puerto Rico