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Zika Virus Exposure in the US Confirmed- See my mention in The Stir!

Thanks to The Stir for the mention in this article!

http://thestir.cafemom.com/healthy_living/195616/zika_virus_was_sexually_transmitted

A pregnant woman living in the U.S. was found to have been exposed to the Zika virus after her partner returned from Venezuela. CDC will likely issue more guidance for pregnant women and their partners when traveling to South and Central America. In the meantime, remember that people with the virus can be infectious (even sexually transmitted) for at least a week.