Posts Tagged: Virus

Zika: 320 Pregnant US Women Infected

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday that it is monitoring 320 U.S. pregnant women with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection, up from 287 women a week earlier. However, the number of

Zika: 320 Pregnant US Women Infected

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Thursday that it is monitoring 320 U.S. pregnant women with laboratory evidence of Zika virus infection, up from 287 women a week earlier. However, the number of

Yellow Fever Could Be The Next ‘Global Crisis’

Almost 80 years after the yellow fever vaccine was created in a New York laboratory, a massive outbreak of the disease has killed hundreds of people in this country, where most were never immunized Now, the virus is jumping across

Yellow Fever Could Be The Next ‘Global Crisis’

Almost 80 years after the yellow fever vaccine was created in a New York laboratory, a massive outbreak of the disease has killed hundreds of people in this country, where most were never immunized Now, the virus is jumping across

First Child With Zika-Linked Microcephaly Born In New Jersey

Doctors at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey confirmed Tuesday the birth of a child suffering from Zika-linked microcephaly, a condition wherein the child’s brain and head are partially developed. The mother, who is 31 but whose name was

First Child With Zika-Linked Microcephaly Born In New Jersey

Doctors at Hackensack University Medical Center in New Jersey confirmed Tuesday the birth of a child suffering from Zika-linked microcephaly, a condition wherein the child’s brain and head are partially developed. The mother, who is 31 but whose name was