August 2017

Back in 2016 the Zika Virus hit the media by storm. The hype and panic surrounding the virus was caused by the World Olympics being held in Rio, Brazil that year, a country currently experiencing a Zika epidemic, the fear was that this world event would spread the disease further, impact on our athletes and spectators health and cause an all-round world crisis. Zika is a virus, transmitted by mosquitoes to humans that can cause serious birth defects in pregnant women