Nassau, Suffolk monitoring cases of Zika virus

The World Health Organization has now declared the mosquito-borne illness an international emergency.

The World Health Organization has now declared the mosquitoborne illness an international emergency.

The World Health Organization has now declared the mosquitoborne illness an international emergency. (2/2/16)

WOODBURY - Officials on Long Island are monitoring a case of the Zika virus in Nassau County and reports of a case in Suffolk.

The World Health Organization has now declared the mosquito-borne illness an international emergency.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced free lab testing for anyone displaying Zika symptoms.

The virus can cause major birth defects if contracted by a pregnant woman. 

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