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Pregnant Sick With Zika and Prohibited From Getting An Abortion
Health & Wellness  (tags: zika, pregnancy, Latin America, South America, Florida, abortion, contraception, delay pregnancy )

Sheryl
- 1059 days ago - motherjones.com
Latin American countries are telling women to avoid pregnancy for up to two years while at the same time providing them with no help to do so. Many of the Nations affected by Zika have banned abortion contraception is costly if it can be obtained at all.
Feds Use Funds for Medicaid, Children's Services to Avoid Delaying Zika Vaccine Research
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, research, funding, Congress, Pres. Obama, NIH, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Administration for Children and Families )

Judy
- 1073 days ago - abcnews.go.com
President Obama has requested $1.9 billion in Zika funding, but Congress has yet to approve anything near that amount.
Elizabeth Warren: Tell Congress: Stop Playing Games With Zika - TAKE ACTION!
Health & Wellness  (tags: U.S., Elizabeth Warren, Zika, Congress, Republicans, funding for Zika )

Judy
- 1073 days ago - my.elizabethwarren.com
Zika is a public health emergency, and Congress should be doing everything in its power to fight the disease right now. But Congress has gone on recess. The Republican leadership won't lift a finger.
Protect Women and Their Families From Climate-Linked Zika PETITION
Health & Wellness  (tags: women, Zika, protection, climate )

Anna
- 1234 days ago - sierra.force.com
Zika, a mosquito-borne illness, has spread to more than 25 countries so far and some scientists believe it may be aided by a warming climate that helps mosquitoes thrive. The biggest threat from Zika is to pregnant women:
Zika, Microcephaly, and Pesticides: Half-Truths, Hysteria, and Vested Interests
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, microcephaly, pesticides, half-truths, hysteria, vested interests )

Evelyn
- 1238 days ago - theecologist.org
Those who suggest that pesticides might be implicated in Brazil's microcephaly outbreak are being furiously attacked as irrational, nonsense-spouting 'conspiracy theorists' - but attackers mix facts & include writers connected with vested interest groups
Calm Down Zika People, Calm Down
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, Brazil, pesticides, toxic, contraversial, forbidden, FMC Corp., Cheminova A/S, Helm AG, Syngenta AG, agrotóxicos, herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, uncontrolled use )

Evelyn
- 1250 days ago - vaccinesbytheoutliers.wordpress.com
It could be Zika. Or ... it could be any one or many of the more than a dozen highly toxic and controversial pesticides - most of which are banned around the world, but not in Brazil.
Researchers Find New Zika Clues to Birth Defect in Fetus Study
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, research, virus, microcephaly, fetus, University Medical Center, Ljubljana, New England Journal of Medicine )

Evelyn
- 1253 days ago - reuters.com
Researchers on Wednesday reported new evidence strengthening the association between Zika virus & a spike in birth defects, citing the presence of the virus in the brain of an aborted fetus of a European woman who became pregnant while living in Brazil.
Changing Times: Zika Spreads Like Wildfire, But There Are More Questions Than Answers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Changing Times, Zika, virus, epidemic, aedes aegypti, microcephaly, Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), WHO, GMO, Genetically Modified Insects, field trials, Brazil, Columbia, Venezuela, Panama, Annette Gartland )

Evelyn
- 1253 days ago - time2transcend.wordpress.com
The rapid spread of a virus that, in the past, has mainly caused a low-grade fever, headaches, joint pain and rashes is raising more questions than there are answers. There is now active local transmission of the Zika virus in 33 countries.
Lawmakers Call for British Trials of Genetically Modified Insects :>(
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zika, Aedes Aegypti, genetically modified insects, scientists, Oxitec, OX513A, dengue, Brazil, microcephaly, intrauterine )

Evelyn
- 1262 days ago - reuters.com
Britain should challenge "woefully inadequate" European regulations & launch field trials of genetically modified insects that are designed to wipe out disease-carrying bugs that harm crops & people. GMI like the Aedes Aegypti spreading Zika in Brazil?!
The Zika Conspiracies Have Begun
Health & Wellness  (tags: conspiracy, infectious disease, outbreak, Zika )

Judy
- 1263 days ago - scienceblogs.com
I know those who benefit from these type of conspiracies will never stop churning them out, but we need to bring them to the light and show just how little scientific support any of this has.
   

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