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Zika Virus Concerns

While the World Health Organization (WHO) has reported that millions of people in Central & South America and other areas are infected with the Zika virus, a mosquito-borne illness, it’s important to bear in mind that the vast majority will experience no symptoms and will require no medical attention. The focus of concern is on pregnant women who are in (or may travel to) affected areas and women who may become pregnant during (or shortly after) travel to affected areas.

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While winter is a time of snow and cold, it can also be a fresh start for your well-being. Let go of unreasonable expectations this year and replace them with healthy habits for overall wellness.

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