C.D.C. Offers Guidelines for Delaying Pregnancy After Zika Exposure

March 25, 2016 9:10 PM

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Federal health authorities said for the first time on Friday how long couples who have been exposed to Zika virus should wait before trying to get pregnant.

The officials, at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said that they had decided to recommend a waiting period based on the latest information about the science of the virus. The Zika virus has been linked to a surge of birth defects in Brazil, and to cases of Guillain-Barré syndrome, in...

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