Zika attacks throughout pregnancy, CDC report finds

More than 120 children were born with Zika-related birth defects in the US territories during the 15 months since Zika became a public health concern, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Thursday — about 5% of all babies born to women there with confirmed cases of the virus.

Even worse, the data show that birth defects can occur if a woman is infected in any stage of pregnancy.

The mosquito-borne disease, which is also sexually transmitted, is of greatest concern to...

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