Brazil says almost 1,300 hit by Zika-linked microcephaly

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Brazil says almost 1,300 hit by Zika-linked microcephaly

Brazil's outbreak of Zika -- which has been linked to the devastating microcephaly birth defect in newborns in 1,271 cases since October -- has also killed 57 of those babies, authorities said Wednesday.

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A generation of Syrian children who don’t count

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A generation of Syrian children who don’t count

The war in Syria is not just reshaping Middle Eastern borders. It is creating thousands of stateless children.

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Newborn disease outbreaks push S. Korea to stiffen care center oversight

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Newborn disease outbreaks push S. Korea to stiffen care center oversight

Like more than half of South Korean mothers, Kim Ju-yeon spent two weeks recuperating and relaxing in a health care center with her newborn after she gave birth last June.

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Asian nations see boom in working age population

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Asian nations see boom in working age population

Demographic changes in Asia and the Pacific region are occurring at unforeseen rates. An explosion in the working age population and a fall in birth rates - changes that are expected to take a century in Europe and North America - could occur here in just 30 years.

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North Korea prepares one or two intermediate-range missiles: Yonhap

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North Korea prepares one or two intermediate-range missiles: Yonhap

North Korea has deployed one or two intermediate-range ballistic missiles on the east coast, possibly preparing for launch on or around Friday, the anniversary of the birth of the country's founder, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported.

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Brain scans of microcephalic babies suggest Zika disrupts development

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Brain scans of microcephalic babies suggest Zika disrupts development

Brain scans of 23 Brazilian infants with the birth defect microcephaly showed widespread and severe abnormalities suggesting that Zika may invade fetal nerve cells and disrupt brain development.

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Zika mystery deepens with evidence of nerve cell infections

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Zika mystery deepens with evidence of nerve cell infections

Top Zika investigators now believe that the birth defect microcephaly and the paralyzing Guillain-Barre syndrome may be just the most obvious maladies caused by the mosquito-borne virus.

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Vietnam reports first Zika infections, raises alarm

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Vietnam reports first Zika infections, raises alarm

HANOI, April 5 - Mosquitoes have infected two women with the Zika virus in Vietnam, health authorities said on Tuesday, in the country's first cases of a disease linked in Brazil to thousands of suspected cases of microcephaly, a rare birth defect.

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Two Vietnamese women contract Zika virus, first in Vietnam - govt

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Two Vietnamese women contract Zika virus, first in Vietnam - govt

HANOI, April 5 - Two Vietnamese women have contracted the Zika virus which has been linked to thousands of suspected cases of microcephaly, a rare birth defect, in Brazil, and are the first Zika infections in Vietnam, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

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WHO sees scientific consensus on Zika as cause for disorders

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WHO sees scientific consensus on Zika as cause for disorders

Researchers around the world are now convinced the Zika virus can cause the birth defect microcephaly as well as Guillain-Barre syndrome, a rare neurological disorder that can result in paralysis, the World Health Organization said on Thursday.

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Vietnamese women caught for disposing of newborn in South Korea

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A Vietnamese student and her friend were arrested in South Korea on Friday for allegedly disposing of the body of her dead newborn baby at a subway station two days earlier, local media reported.

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Early ultrasounds may not detect microcephaly in mothers with Zika: study

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Early ultrasounds may not detect microcephaly in mothers with Zika: study

Three ultrasounds done in the early weeks of pregnancy in a Finnish woman living in the United States infected by Zika failed to show signs of brain damage in a fetus later diagnosed with the birth defect microcephaly, U.S. researchers said in a study published on Wednesday.

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Many in US ignorant of key facts on Zika virus: study

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Many in US ignorant of key facts on Zika virus: study

Many Americans are unclear on key facts about the mosquito-borne Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects and is of particular concern to pregnant women, US researchers said Tuesday, warning of a race against time.

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Brazil's confirmed, suspected microcephaly cases rise to 5,235

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Brazil's confirmed, suspected microcephaly cases rise to 5,235

The number of confirmed and suspected cases of microcephaly in Brazil associated with the Zika virus rose to 5,235 in the week through March 25, from 5,200 a week earlier, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

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Gov’t looks to control gender imbalance at birth

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Gov’t looks to control gender imbalance at birth

VGP – The PM has ratified a project to control gender imbalance at birth in the 2016-2025 period with a view to effectively compelling rising sex ratio at birth.

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