What next for research on 'congenital Zika syndrome'? Are there still children being born with problems due to the Zika virus? What will happen to the children already born with microcephaly?
This is the second of a three-part series on Zika's effects during pregnancy. In the first part, I introduced ‘congenital Zika syndrome’ and described how Zika is responsible for a lot more than just microcephaly. In this post I will explain why we may be under-estimating the full extent of the problem. Zika infection … Continue reading Zika congenital syndrome: are we under-estimating the full extent of the problem?
I recently visited an indigenous tribe in Brazil with a group of family doctors. These are my thoughts on how we can support the health of their community.