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Devastating Effects of Zika Virus Seen in New Fetal Brain Scans

iStock/Thinkstock(MIAMI) — The devastating effects of the Zika virus on the brains of fetuses go beyond microcephaly, according to a new study published Tuesday in the medical journal Radiology.Researchers evaluated brain scans of fetuses and infants …

 

 

Traffic Deaths Continue to Rise in First Half of 2016

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The upward trend of motor vehicle deaths that began in late 2014 has continued to surge through the first half of 2016, according to preliminary estimates from the National Safety Council.The non-profit group, using data …

 

 

Synthetic Marijuana Suspected in Mass LA Overdose

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — At least 18 people were evaluated and 14 people were transported to hospitals after a suspected mass overdose in the Skid Row area of Los Angeles Monday. Health officials said they believe the overdoses were caused by the…