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One Family’s Struggle With Microcephaly, the Birth Defect Now Linked to Zika

The morning after Christine Grounds gave birth to her son Nicholas, she awoke to find a neurologist examining her baby. It was summer 2006, and Nicholas was her first child. There had been no indication that anything was wrong during her pregnancy, but it was soon clear that there was a problem. “Did you know he has microcephaly?” she remembers the doctor asking matter-of-factly

Source: Bioethics Bulletin by the Berman Institute of Bioethics.

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