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Stories with person: Thomas Frieden
  • Mosquito trap maker can't meet demand amid Zika outbreak 
    Updated: May-27-16 4:01 pm

    MIAMI - The "enormous demand" created by the international Zika epidemic for traps used to monitor mosquitoes that carry the virus caught their German manufacturer off-guard, two company officials said Friday.

  • CDC urges speed on Zika as House moves to negotiate funding 
    Updated: May-26-16 4:14 pm

    WASHINGTON - The U.S. must act more quickly to protect pregnant women from birth defect-causing Zika, a top health official said Thursday even as the House left town for its Memorial Day recess with no visible progress toward a congressional compromise on emergency funding to battle the virus.