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What 1-Year-Old Zika Babies Are Teaching Us About This Devastating Virus

Post by Liz Alterman. With the change in the weather, mosquitoes may be out of sight, but they're never far from the minds of parents whose babies have been born with Zika virus. As many infected infants in Brazil, where the outbreak quickly spread, turn 1, concerns about the long-term Zika-related health implications continue to appear. Initially, many Zika-infected babies were diagnosed with microcephaly, meaning their heads were smaller in size than their same-age peers.
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