Tag Archives: zika

STAT: Zika anxiety leading some pregnant women to flee Miami

Rishi Sehgal hung up the phone Monday afternoon with two new insights. One: he did not have Zika. Two: he wasn’t crazy for…
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CNN: Pregnant obstetrician faces Zika firsthand

On a sunny Saturday morning, Dr. Karla Maguire helps her mother-in-law get her son's stroller out of their house in Surfside, Florida, and…
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Despierta America: Live Questions about Zika

Dr. Jason James and Michelle Galvan on Despierta America answers questions live on Facebook about pregnant women and the Zika virus.
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NBC News: Some U.S. Women Are Delaying Pregnancy Due To Zika Fears

Fear of the Zika virus is forcing tough decisions for many couples about whether to have children, so much so that some moms-to-be…
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Zika Virus: Focus on Prevention

Pregnant women or women looking to become pregnant should take every precaution to protect themselves against the Zika virus. The recent CDC announcement…
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Miami Herald: Zika hits Miami: Nation’s first local outbreak, health officials confirm

At least two people acquired Zika from mosquitoes that bit them within a one-square-mile area north of downtown Miami sometime in early July,…
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CBS Miami: Locally Acquired Zika Cases Rises To 15 In South Florida

Miami (CBSMiami) – State health officials said they are investigating one new locally acquired case of the Zika virus in Miami-Dade County –…
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Huffington Post: Pregnant Women Facing Miami’s Blazing Heat Told To Wear Long Sleeves To Prevent Zika

WASHINGTON ― Doctors are telling pregnant women in Miami to wear long sleeves and pants in 100-degree heat, to avoid going outside, and…
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