Roberta DeBiasi MD, MS, was quoted in a story covering a pregnant woman exposed to Zika while traveling, and her hope of preventing other women's pregnancies from being complicated by Zika.
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Also covered by: Essential Baby, MSN.com, NBC. com
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Staphylococcus (Staph) is a germ that lives in our noses and on our skin. An infection can happen when the skin is open from a scratch or cut or an insect bite. MRSA are Staphylococcus bacteria that have become resistant to certain antibiotics, like penicillin, amoxicillin or augmentin.
Lyme disease (LD) is a multi-stage, multi-system bacterial infection caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi, a spiral shaped bacterium that is most commonly transmitted by a tick bite.
Tuberculosis (TB) is a chronic bacterial infection that usually infects the lungs, although other organs are sometimes involved.
Influenza (or flu) is a highly contagious viral infection and is one of the most severe illnesses of the winter season.