Zika Transmission From Woman to Man Reported for First Time

The Zika virus has been documented for the first time to have been transmitted from a woman to a man through sexual contact, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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New reporting chase after seeing the virus in New York City is the first of its kind and it is giving researchers a better understanding of how the infection can spread. Health officials report of the first case of physique a virus that was sexually transmitted. From all woman to a man all previously reported cases of sexually transmitted seek a virus have been spread from men to their partners. There's so much that we're still learning about seek a virus and how can be spread. Is not that surprising though because any time you have a situation where there could be an exchange of fluids and blood and others who is. Is the risk of transmitting of our own action. The new finding prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to update its advice in a report issued today health officials now advise pregnant women. To use protection if their sex partner has traveled to as -- infected region. Whether the partner is a man or a woman.

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