Breastfeeding

Zika and Breastfeeding

What is Zika? Zika is a virus spread by the bite of an infected mosquito. ¬†Infection during pregnancy has been linked to a condition called microcephaly, an abnormally small head in newborns caused by disruptions in brain development. ¬†This can lead to lifelong developmental problems in the newborn. The overall risk in Canada is very… Continue reading Zika and Breastfeeding