This Virus Puts Your Baby At Risk For Serious Birth Defects—These Are The Things You NEED To Know About The Zika Virus

It’s the Z-word you’ve been hearing a lot of lately: Zika. An incurable virus affecting women–especially pregnant women–to have babies born with serious birth defects. President Obama just called for urgent action against the Zika virus as it continues to spread to the United States. Here are the 35 things you need to know to protect yourself and your children from being infected.

1The Virus Is Spread By Mosquitos