As Zika fears continue to spread across the Western Hemisphere, Grenada is being assured that we so far have the matter under control. The question is, do we?
In recent weeks scores of persons it seems have been coming down with strange symptoms that they were challenged to identify. People, adult and children have been complaining of skin rashes, painful joints, redness of the eye and headaches. Several have reported that when they visited doctors they were told that while it cannot be confirmed without the specific test the symptoms resemble those caused by the Zika virus.