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An Aedes aegypti mosquito is seen through a microscope at Colombia's National Institute of Health in Bogota, Colombia, April 26, 2016. (Photo by Fernando Vergara/AP)

How can Zika kill you? Read this

How Can Zika Kill You? Your Questions AnsweredBY MAGGIE FOXZika virus has killed a man in Puerto Rico. The man, in his 70s, is the first reported U.S. death from the virus, which is spreading across the Americas.Zika is not usually thought of as a life-threatening virus. Here are some answers to questions about how Zika affects people:Is Zika a...

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