Public health alert as CDC confirms Zika virus can be sexually transmitted

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a global health emergency regarding the Zika virus. The Zika virus has been linked to a serious condition called microcephaly in babies. The condition results in an unusually small head and other neurological issues. The virus is carried by a mosquito and was prevalent in Latin America and […]

CDC issues alert as Zika virus causing birth defects and spreading to US

A dangerous disease known as the Zika virus has reportedly killed five babies in Brazil, and there is growing fear of unreported cases in the United States. The virus is transmitted by mosquitos and can spread from a pregnant mother to her fetus. The resulting infection can cause a medical condition known as microcephaly. The condition […]