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A severe birth defect linked to Zika quadrupled in Colombia this year

A severe birth defect linked to Zika quadrupled in Colombia this year | Washington Post | December 09, 2016
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Source: Washington Post
December 09, 2016
The number of babies born with microcephaly in Colombia during a Zika outbreak this year more than quadrupled from a year ago, dispelling earlier suggestions that the nation with the second-largest number of infections had somehow escaped the dreaded wave of fetal deformities witnessed in Brazil, the epicenter of the outbreak. In a report released […]Related:Surgeon general calls youth e-cigarette smoking ‘a major public health concern’Forget those occasional cigarettes: There is no safe smoking levelMichael Bloomberg may be Big Tobacco’s biggest enemy

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