Pregnant women with Zika are 20 times more likely to have a baby with a birth defect, CDC says

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 19:22 in Health & Medicine

It’s been clear for a while now that pregnant women who become infected with the Zika virus are more likely to have babies with microcephaly, neural tube defects and other serious problems. Now experts can say just how much bigger that risk is for these babies: 20 times greater than if their mothers...

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