The current Zika virus outbreak — which began in Brazil in May 2015 — presents extra concerns for pregnant women. And with news about the virus breaking daily, many expecting moms feel confused, overwhelmed and alarmed. While there are still many questions that need to be answered, there are a few things experts do know. Here's a simple visual guide to just the info you need.
Infographic: Zika. Pregnant? Read this before you travel. What we know about Zika. Zika can be spread from a pregnant mother to her baby during pregnany. Infection during pregnancies may be linked to birth defects in babies. Zika is spread mostly by being bitten by an infected Aedes species mosquito. These mosquitoes are aggressive daytime biters. They can also bite at night. To date, there has been no local transmission of Zika in the United States. Because the mosquitoes that spread Zika…
Mosquito-borne illnesses such as malaria, Dengue fever and West Nile virus are still prevalent throughout the globe. In addition, newer mosquito-borne viruses such as Zika and Chikungunya are blanketing the news headlines. What is Zika? Zika is m
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