Pregnancy and Sexual Transmission
Zika virus, which is primarily spread by infected mosquitoes, can be especially serious for pregnant women. Johns Hopkins expert Dr. Jeanne Sheffield shares insight on the illness, the potential effects on pregnant women and sexual transmission.
How to Protect Yourself from Zika Virus
Zika virus has become a major public health concern, so how can you protect yourself from the mosquito-borne illness? A Johns Hopkins expert offers tips to prevent mosquito bites when in warmer climates.
Zika Virus: What You Need to Know
Experts at Johns Hopkins Medicine are closely monitoring the spread of Zika virus. Infectious disease expert Lisa Maragakis discusses the virus, health concerns relating to the infection and the current state of vaccines.