CDC probing 14 new reports of Zika sexual transmission

Zika virus can be spread by a man to his sex partners. A list of areas with Zika virus transmission can be found on the CDC's website and includes areas in the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico, Pacific Islands and South America. "But we don't y... More..

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Hillary Clinton wins SC primary: five things we learned

During a raucous victory rally, Clinton briefly reveled in her sweeping support from SC voters, hugging backers and posing with them for selfie photos. The survey was conducted for The Associated Press and th...More..

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First sexually-transmitted case of Zika in France

Earlier this week, the CDC said it was investigating 14 new reports of potential sexual transmission of the virus, suggesting that that method of infection - rather than just mosquito bites - is more likely t...More..

by | Monday, February 29, 2016

CDC Investigates 14 New Reports of Sexually Transmitted Zika Virus

Mary DiOrio. There is now no cure or vaccine against the Zika virus. On Tuesday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said the 14 possible cases of sexual transmission in the USA include two pregnan...More..

by | Monday, February 29, 2016

Johnson & Johnson Loses Suit Over Claim Baby Powder May Cause Cancer

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $72 million to the family of a woman who died from ovarian cancer, which she had claimed was caused by using the company's products that contained talcum, such as Baby ...More..

Study finds anti-AIDS vaginal ring partially protects women
by | Monday, February 29, 2016

Study finds anti-AIDS vaginal ring partially protects women

It was not determined if the ring was was more effective in women over the age of 25 for biological reasons or because they were more likely to use it properly. The vaginal ring reduced the risk of HIV infectio...More..