Here’s how worried you should be about the Zika virus in the United States
While Congress struggles to get anything done, here’s what you need to know.
The List Of Zika-Related Birth Defects Got Longer, Increasing The Negative Impact On Women And Babies
Whether or not this will actually move Republicans to take adequate action is another story.
The Proposed Zika Funding Bill Does Nothing It’s Supposed To And Would Hurt Women The Most
It misses the entire fucking point.
Abortion Rates Soar In Zika-Stricken Countries, As Women Try To Avoid Major Birth Defects
Abortion might be illegal in most of these countries, but clearly that isn’t stopping it.
Zika Is Potentially Transmitted By Oral Sex, A New Case Suggests
Scientists recently discovered that the mosquito-driven Zika virus rapidly spreading across the Americas can be passed along through semen, and now they believe Zika may also be transmitted through oral…
A Second Baby Was Born With Zika-Related Birth Defects In The U.S.
On Tuesday, a baby girl was born with microcephaly in a New Jersey hospital — the second known case of a U.S.-born baby having Zika-related birth defects. …
If You Visit A Zika-Infested Country, Plan On Having Protected Sex For A While
The World Health Organization (WHO) revised its guidelines, saying people who travel to Zika-infested countries should practice safe sex or not have sex at all for eight weeks. …
Pope Francis Calls Trump “Not Christian,” Says Birth Control May Be OK In Zika-Affected Regions
Pope Francis wrapped up his tour of Mexico today, holding a mass in Juarez and specifically remembering victims of “forced migration,” including women who have been”unjustly robbed of…
CDC Tells Men Who’ve Been in Zika Areas to Use Condoms
US health officials on Friday said men who have been to a Zika outbreak region should use condoms if they have sex with a pregnant woman—for the entire duration of…
CDC: Pregnant Women Should Go In A Bubble And Seriously Not Even Move It Could Be Dangerous
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has advised pregnant women to avoid having sex with people who may be infected with Zika, which is really just the abstinence version…