Zika Virus

Zika

‘Six Months Of Hell’: Zika Is Hitting Some Travellers Harder Than Expected

A new study finds that a group of Canadian travellers experienced severe complications more often than anticipated.
Kate Lunau
3.6.17
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
Health

For Pregnant Women in Florida's Zika Zones, Life is Full of Uncertainty

Zika has been linked to a range of birth defects in newborns, but it's asymptomatic in most cases. Faced with outbreak zones, travel advisories, and a massive Zika test backlog, some pregnant women in Miami are effectively going into seclusion—and...
Briana Fasone
10.18.16
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
Health

In Anti-Abortion Southern States, Zika Is a Perfect Nightmare

According to a new report, the states most vulnerable to Zika also have the least access to reproductive health care. Still, Republicans in Congress are trying to defund reproductive health care centers in the bill proposed to fight the virus.
Leila Ettachfini
9.15.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

One in three Americans are reportedly considering voting for a third-party candidate, Ryan Lochte admits he "over-exaggerated" his story of being robbed in Rio, pills found at Prince's estate contained fentanyl, and more.
VICE Staff
8.22.16
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
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Michael Phelps wins his 19th Olympic gold medal in Rio, Iran executes alleged US spy Shahram Amiri, 'Suicide Squad' takes home $135 million in its first weekend, and more.
VICE Staff
8.8.16
ebola

Why a Zika Vaccine Will Come Much Faster Than the Ebola Vaccine Did

Scientists have been sharing data and collaborating to develop a vaccine at a breakneck pace.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.4.16
2016 olympic games

​McIlroy Withdraws From Olympics Over Zika Virus Fears

The current world number-four was set to compete in Rio in August, but has now withdraw himself from consideration citing concerns over the Zika virus.
UK Sports Staff
6.22.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Scientists Say Zika May Be Transmitted via Oral Sex

Because you don't have enough shit to worry about already.
VICE Staff
6.3.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Trump donates millions to vets charities after the press questions him, ISIS launches a counter-attack against Iraqi forces in Fallujah, the US has wasted billions battling the cocaine trade, and more.
Vice Beta
6.1.16
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