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Zika virus a global health emergency, WHO says

NANN SmartBrief | Feb 04, 2016

Although Zika virus infections in pregnant women haven't been scientifically connected to birth defects in infants, anecdotal evidence was enough to prompt the World Health Organization to declare the virus and the birth defects associated with Zika a public health emergency. The move paves the way for a coordinated response to the outbreak and should advance work on diagnostics and vaccines. Researchers already are working on a vaccine based on progress toward a West Nile vaccine. USA Today (02/01) The New York Times (free-article access for SmartBrief readers) (02/01)


CDC recommends Zika testing for at-risk newborn infants

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2016

CDC reports increase in gastroschisis cases among babies

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2016

Study: Delivery, feeding method affect infants' gut microbiome

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 14, 2016

CDC advises pregnant women against travel to areas with Zika virus

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2016

Opioid painkiller use in pregnancy tied to rise in NAS among babies

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 14, 2016

Study: Brain damage may occur after birth, not during delivery

NANN SmartBrief | Feb 04, 2016

Study: NICU babies do OK when doctors make rounds using robots

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2016

Lawmakers probe alleged gaps in handling of drug-dependent newborns

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 21, 2016

Drug-dependent newborn surge challenges Ohio hospitals

NANN SmartBrief | Jan 28, 2016


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20 membership scholarships to be offered to newly graduating NNPs

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