Category Archive: Around the world

Jun 14

The fight against the Zika Virus

The World Health Organization (WHO)¬†predicts that over 2,500 babies in Brazil will be born with microcephaly attributed to Zika. “If this pattern is confirmed beyond Latin America and the Caribbean, the world will face a severe public health crisis,” said the WHO Director-General Margaret Chan. She said the Zika virus initially looked “reassuringly mild,” with …

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