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Zika virus causes pregnant women to reconsider travel plans

Zika virus causes pregnant women to reconsider travel plans

Pregnant with her second child, Stephanie Coad feels much more at ease about the things that made her nervous the first time around.

She drinks the occasional glass of wine (though always with a meal). She'll eat some types of lunch meat. She orders sushi at restaurants that she trusts.

But step on a plane bound for Puerto Rico? No way.

Coad, who is five months pregnant, canceled a "babymoon" trip to San Juan planned for early February after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a warning about the Zika virus, which is carried by mosquitoes and believed to be linked to significant birth defects.The World Health Organization will hold an...

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