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Zika news: Sexual transmission more rampant than previously assumed

Sexual transmission of the Zika virus has been shown to be more common than previously believed. This comes from a study done by the Centers...

Zika news: Virus may cause temporary paralysis

Aside from it causing severe birth defects in the offsprings of pregnant women, Zika virus has also been shown to be associated with Guillain-Barr syndrome,...

CDC widens Zika virus guidelines for pregnant women

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday revised its guidelines for pregnant women to include a recommendation that even those without...

Zika Virus news: Vaccines for the virus tested in India

After nine months of research, Indian pharmaceutical company Bharat Biotech International has claimed to have vaccines for Zika Virus  an epidemic that broke out...

Zika virus alert: World Health Organization warns of spread of virus

The World Health Organization warns of the possible spread of the Zika virus in all places where Aedes mosquitoes thrive. The virus has widely spread...

Zika alarm grows amid U.S. sex link, rising birth defects in...

Alarm over the Zika virus spread on Wednesday, as public health officials investigated a report that an American had been infected through sexual contact...

WHO says Zika virus spreads explosively, 4 million cases forecast

The Zika virus, linked to severe birth defects in thousands of babies in Brazil, is "spreading explosively" and could infect as many as 4...

Zika virus updates: Virus spreads to Taiwan; some cases in U.S.

Earlier this month, Zika virus was reported to be under the eye of the Ministry of Health of Barbados after eight people were suspected...

Zika virus news: Barbados monitors 8 cases, urges residents to take...

The Zika virus is continuously being monitored by the Ministry of Health of Barbados, after eight people are suspected to carry the virus in...