Here’s just how devastating the Zika virus has been in Brazil

We're now more than a year into the Zika outbreak in the Americas, and the effects are starting to show in Brazil.

Over the past year, rates of birth defects in Brazil have doubled, while instances of Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS), a condition in which the immune system attacks the body's nervous system, have tripled, according to a study published online in the CDC's journal of Emerging Infectious Diseases.

On Wednesday, the World Health Organization confirmed that Zika was a cause of GBS...

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