VIDEO: Two cases of Zika virus confirmed in Omaha


Jamie Schmitz
Contributor/ Reporter

When two Zika viruses were confirmed in Omaha, it seemed this was another scare like Ebola, but should people even be worried? The symptoms show up just like any other virus.

According to the CDC’s website, only one out of five times does person with the virus get sick. This isn’t the first time that people in South America are getting a virus due to a mosquito. The question persists; should people be concerned? What if they travel to those areas?

Reporter Jaimie Schmidtz sat down with a AAA agent, and asked how she handles this questions when her clients are worried.