Thursday, January 28, 2016

MSC Sets Zika Policy

Yesterday, we told you that the Zika virus is spreading quickly and several Caribbean islands have newly been added to the list, and most lines are responding to pregnant women’s concerns and assisting those who would prefer to the concerns of those who would prefer not to go to areas where mosquitos are transmitting the disease.

Today, the director general of the World Health Organization called an emergency meeting on the Zika virus, and in a separate action MSC set their policy for pregnant women who decide to avoid the area.

The complete story appeared in the January 28 edition of Cruise News Daily.