- Ford Vox: Zika virus threat is real and could spread. Beating it means openness to innovation in both technology and policy
- He says arresting affected mosquito populations by introducing sterile male mosquitoes among them has promise
- Vox: Agencies must give realistic advice, including that women should carefully consider travel to affected regions
Ford Vox is a physician specializing in rehabilitation medicine and a journalist. He is a medical analyst for NPR station WABE-FM 90.1 in Atlanta. He writes frequently for CNN Opinion. Follow him on Twitter @FordVox. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the author.
(CNN)When I think about public health recommendations, I think about what I would want for my own family, and in this case, for my own wife. I don't think in terms of population management and rationing as a disease control officer must do.