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Zika can be passed from a pregnant woman to her fetus. Infection during pregnancy can cause certain birth defects. Learn how to prevent Zika.

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Stories from the Field

Read stories about how CDC worked with health departments to protect mothers and babies from Zika virus infection.

Mom holding her baby while talking to her doctor


Concerned that your newborn may have been exposed to Zika virus during pregnancy? Learn how to talk with you baby's doctor about your concerns.

How CDC is tracking Zika Virus Animated Infographic

How CDC is tracking Zika Virus

Watch our new video to learn how CDC, health departments, and healthcare providers track Zika virus infection to protect mothers and babies.