Tag archive for ‘Zika’
By admin On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Sexually transmitted Zika case confirmed in Miami-Dade

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. —  Florida health officials are reporting the first sexually transmitted case of Zika virus in Miami-Dade County in 2017, CBS Miami reports. Florida’s Department of Health said More...

By admin On Saturday, August 5th, 2017
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Morning Rounds: Breakthrough gene-editing method, fight against Zika

August 5, 2017, 7:53 AM| Drs. Jon LaPook and Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss a scientific breakthrough in disease-causing genes, new developments More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Florida confirms sexually transmitted Zika case

MIAMI — Florida health officials have reported the state’s first sexually transmitted Zika case in 2017. The Florida Department of Health confirmed the case in Pinellas County on Tuesday, and said More...

By admin On Saturday, April 8th, 2017
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Morning Rounds: Zika and pregnancy in the U.S.

April 8, 2017, 7:39 AM| Dr. Jon LaPook and Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss a new report about zika and pregnancy within the United States; dietary supplements and heart health; More...

By admin On Thursday, December 15th, 2016
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Zika study in U.S. pregnant women tracks birth defect rate

A U.S. study of Zika-infected pregnancies found that 6 percent of them ended in birth defects. The rate was nearly twice as high for women infected early in pregnancy. It’s the first published research on outcomes More...

By admin On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Morning Rounds: Combating Zika, impact of psilocybin, and more

December 3, 2016, 7:54 AM| CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News medical contributor Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss the first possible case of More...

By admin On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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Morning Rounds: Battling Zika, health effects of e-cigs, and more

November 12, 2016, 7:36 AM| CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss human trials for Zika vaccines, the More...

By admin On Saturday, October 15th, 2016
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Florida IDs new Miami neighborhood as Zika zone

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. Health officials have identified a new Zika zone in Miami – a setback less than a month after declaring the nearby Wynwood neighborhood cleared of the virus following aggressive mosquito spraying. Five More...

By admin On Saturday, October 1st, 2016
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Morning Rounds: Zika funding, health threats from air pollution, and more

October 1, 2016, 7:36 AM| CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr. Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to break down Congress’ funding of $ 1.1 More...

By admin On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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Morning Rounds: Fighting superbugs, Zika and more

September 24, 2016, 7:36 AM| CBS News chief medical correspondent Dr. Jon LaPook and CBS News contributor Dr .Tara Narula join “CBS This Morning: Saturday” to discuss the growing epidemic of superbugs, More...