Lack of medical resources contribute to the alarming spread of the Zika virus in Venezuela.
Health authorities in Brazil confirmed that Zika transmission occured via blood transfusion.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has raised its concern regarding a recent case in Dallas, Texas, where the Zika virus was transmitted through sexual intercourse.
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) announced this week that an estimated $8.5 million in funds is needed to combat the Zika virus outbreak.
The Zika virus is spreading at an alarming rate and has now infected more than 2,000 pregnant Colombian women.
At least 31 people have been infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus in the United States.
The World Health Organization declares that the Zika virus outbreak is spreading rapidly.
The World Health Organization (WHO) is speaking up about the "alarming" number of obese children below five years old, which is reported to be at 41 million, the Associated Press reports.