These Are The Areas Of The USA In Most Danger From The Zika Virus

The Zika virus continues to spread across the world, and medical researchers are understandably alarmed. There is strong evidence, increasing by the day, that the Zika virus is causing babies to be born with abnormally shrunken heads, called microcephaly. In…

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A Zika Virus Infection In Utero May Trigger Mental Illness

The Zika virus, which is spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito, is strongly suspected to be linked to a new wave of microcephaly cases in Brazil. Newborns born with the birth defect have smaller heads and sometimes brains that aren’t…

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Hawaii Baby Contracts The First Case Of Zika Virus In The U.S.

HONOLULU — Hawaii and U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention officials confirmed Friday that a mom and newborn baby on the island of Oahu tested positive for a past Zika virus infection. The baby was born with microcephaly, a…

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