The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently published a blog titled, “Zika and Pregnancy: Protecting Babies, Protecting Yourself.” The article is written by Dr. Margaret Honein, Birth Defects Branch Chief at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities (NCBDDD), and Co-lead of the Pregnancy and Birth Defects Task Force with CDC’s Zika response. The blog highlights the most current data related to Zika risks for pregnant women and steps for prevention of infection during pregnancy. Click here to read the full blog.
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