VIGILANCE AGAINST ZIKA VIRUS SHOULD ‘REMAIN HIGH,’ UN HEALTH AGENCY SAYS IN NEW GUIDANCE

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In Recife, Brazil, a 15-year-old mother holds her 4-month-old baby born with microcephaly, caused by the Zika virus. Photo: UNICEF/Ueslei Marcelino

 

VIGILANCE AGAINST ZIKA VIRUS SHOULD ‘REMAIN HIGH,’ UN HEALTH AGENCY SAYS IN NEW GUIDANCE

Although a decline in cases of Zika virus infection has been reported in some countries, there is still a need for heightened vigilance, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported today, issuing fresh guidance on the virus that has been linked to birth defects and neurological complications. Read more

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