At least two American women aborted after Zika virus infections

The case, in Paris , is the believed to be first reported instance of Zika being transmitted in Europe. The blood test is for people with symptoms of Zika who have traveled to areas where the virus is being transmitted or otherwise meet requiremen... More..

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Pregnant Chrissy Teigen & John Legend at the 2016 Academy Awards
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Pregnant Chrissy Teigen & John Legend at the 2016 Academy Awards

It's no wonder Teigen has been rocking her red carpet looks lately, getting pregnancy fashion advice from her famous friend, Kim Kardashian West. The pic showed only her belly and two women that appear to be ad...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

CDC Investigating 14 Cases Of Zika In United States

Eight teams of "disease detectives" are looking to enroll about 100 mothers of babies with microcephaly, a rare defect that causes newborns to have unusually small heads and damaged brains. Dr. Peter Hotez, end...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

CDC: Zika Infections Confirmed In 9 Pregnant Women In US

In four of the cases, the women lost their babies: Two to miscarriage and two to abortions after ultrasounds revealed birth defects, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported. Kansas mother G...More..

by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Pregnant women in American Samoa warned over unprotected sex

But still, there's much to know about the virus. FDA says it is waiving both current good manufacturing practice (cGMP) and labeling requirements for the diagnostic while the EUA is active and has provided a ...More..

CDC reports almost 60% efficacy for influenza vaccine
by | Tuesday, March 01, 2016

CDC reports almost 60% efficacy for influenza vaccine

Last year, the flu vaccine as less than 20 percent effective against the then dominant strain. They say this year the vaccine has a 60% effectiveness rate. The flu becomes even more risky when mutations occur...More..