ACOG and Zika Virus in the News

Congress Ends Spat, Agrees to Fund $1.1 Billion to Combat Zika
Allison Kodjak
September 28, 2016

CDC: 3 Miami Businesses Epicenter of 1st US Zika Outbreak
ABC News
Jennifer Kay
September 23, 2016

Want a Zika Test? It’s Not Easy
The New York Times
Roni Caryn Rabin
September 19, 2016

Zika Virus Found in Eyes of Adult Patients, Study Finds
ABC News
Gillian Mohney
September 15, 2016 

FDA Calls for Zika Testing Of All Blood Donors
Buzzfeed News
Dan Vergano
August 26, 2016 

Zika Funding Held Back by Politics
The Hill (op-ed contribution from ACOG)
Dr. Thomas Gellhaus
August 22, 2016

We Know How to Fight Zika in Puerto Rico — But We Aren’t Giving Women the Tools to Do It
The Washington Post (op-ed contribution from ACOG)
Dr. Kristyn Brandi
August 22, 2016 

Specter of Zika Epidemic Looms Over a Skeptical Puerto Rico
USA Today
James Call
August 19, 2016

In Florida, Pregnant Women Cover Up and Stay Inside Amid Zika Fears
The New York Times
Roni Caryn Rabin
August 19, 2016

Is the US Doing Enough to Fight Zika?
BBC News
August 14, 2016
Jasmine Taylor-Coleman

Doctors to Congress: Stop Politics and Fund Zika Outbreak
The Hill
Mary Norton
August 3, 2016

Miami Now Has 14 Cases of Zika from Local Mosquitoes
Buzzfeed News
Dan Vergano
August 1, 2016

U.S. Confirms Florida Zika Cases Are First Local Transmission in Any State
The Washington Post
Lena Sun
July 29, 2016

While Zika Spreads in the U.S., Congress Goes on Vacation
Judy Stone
July 25, 2016

Zika Mystery: How Did Patient Who Died in Utah Infect Another?
NBC News
July 19, 2016

A Case of Zika Apparently Spread From A Patient to Family Caregiver
July 18, 2016

Twist in Zika Outbreak: New York Case Shows Women Can Spread It to Men 
The New York Times
Marc Santora
July 15, 2016

Lawmakers Go On Recess Without Addressing Zika
The Washington Post
Andrew Taylor
July 14, 2016

The Importance of Contraception to the Zika Fight
The Atlantic
Julie Beck
July 1, 2016

Nobody is Immune: Bracing for Zika’s First Summer in the U.S.
June 28, 2016

Short Answers to Hard Questions about Zika Virus
The New York Times
Donald G. McNeil Jr.,
June 24, 2016

How Worried Should You Be About Zika, Really?
New York Magazine
Susan Rinkunas
June 22, 2016

Zika May Be Transmitted Through Oral Sex, Scientists Found
The New York Times
Donald G. McNeil Jr.
June 2, 2016

WHO Strengthens Guidelines to Prevent Sexual Transmission
ABC News
Gillian Mohney
May 31, 2016

U.S. Zika Tests "Unacceptably" Backlogged
Dan Vergano
May 16, 2016

CDC Confirms Zika Virus Causes Microcephaly, Other Birth Defects
The Washington Post
Lena H. Sun
April 13, 2016

How Will You Protect Moms and Babies from Zika?
Huffington Post
Shelly Lopez Gray
February 1, 2016

Zika Virus a Global Health Emergency, W.H.O Says
New York Times
Sabrina Tavernise and Donald G. McNeil Jr.
February 1, 2016


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