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US CDC issues guidelines for preventing sexual transmission of Zika virus

Health officials tell us that they aren't sure how this virus was transmitted through sexual contact, but they are working on how to find a solution. While all ...


China Faces Risk of Zika Virus Imported

The NIAID is pursuing at least two approaches to develop a Zika vaccine. The travelers were infected overseas and diagnosed after they returned home. The WH...


Zika virus: First US case of infection via sexual intercourse confirmed

So, the agency is now urging doctors to test pregnant women with travel history to Zika-affected areas within 2-12 weeks after they return, even if they don't h...


On SNL, Larry David mocks Sanders' socialism

The pair played passengers aboard a sinking cruise ship, with David arguing that his personal wealth should entitle him to a seat alongside the women and childr...


US CDC: Link between Zika, microcephaly looks "stronger and stronger"

The CDC said the link between Zika virus and severe birth defects is growing stronger by the day. "This is a rapidly evolving situation, in the geographical dis...


Florida Declares Emergency After at Least 9 Reported Cases of Zika Virus

Brazilian scientists say they have found Zika in the saliva and urine of two patients, as USA health officials advised more stringent measures for monitoring ...