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Impact Health

Zika Is Still a Huge Threat to Your Reproductive Health

Nobody paid attention to public health preparedness​, and now President Trump's proposed federal budget will slash funds from the CDC.
Kimberly Lawson
6.12.17
humans of the year

Christine Curry Is Helping Expecting Mothers With Zika Prepare For an Uncertain Future

The Florida doctor is one of the leaders in the fight against the debilitating disease.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
4.12.17
Florida

Florida Needs a New Place to Release Genetically-Modified Anti-Zika Mosquitoes

The local community voted against the experiment, but the government has decided to move forward somewhere else.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.21.16
News

A Breakthrough in Zika Research Could Mean a Treatment for Pregnant Women

A newly-discovered antibody helped protect pregnant mice's fetuses.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.7.16
Health

This Is the Most Googled Question About Zika

You asked, we answered.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.25.16
Health

How to Make a Zika Vaccine in the Middle of an Epidemic

If you’ve never made a vaccine from scratch before, this is how it’s done.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.24.16
politics

Congress Got Its Ass in Gear to Fight Zika, Help Louisiana, and Fix Flint Pipes

Eventually they had to get something done.
Kaleigh Rogers
9.29.16
Drugs

Scientists Have Found a Possible Way to Protect Babies from Zika

A new study from Yale neuroscientists uncovered exactly how Zika attacks a developing brain.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.24.16
Miami

Miami Isn’t Waiting on Congress Funds to Fight Zika

But those funds really do need to be released soon.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.12.16
Health

This Powerpuff Girls PSA Is Teaching Brazilian Kids About Zika

​When it comes to fighting Zika, we need all the help we can get.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.24.16
News

How the Politics of Abortion Could Affect Women Who Want to Be Tested for the Zika Virus

US officials are scrambling to deal with the potential spread of the virus, and some fear that the anti-abortion political climate will make things more complicated for pregnant women who want to be tested for it.
Mona Gable and Maggie Puniewska
5.18.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

First Sexually Transmitted Case of Zika Virus Confirmed in Canada

Nature does not want you to have condomless sex.
Manisha Krishnan
4.25.16
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