How the government is trying to keep a dangerous virus from spreading

A graduate student works on analyzing samples to identify the Zika virus in a laboratory at the Fiocruz institute in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Health officials say they're trying to determine if an unusual jump in cases of a rare nerve condition sometimes severe enough to cause paralysis is related to the spread of the mosquito-borne Zika virus in at least two Latin American countries. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

CBS NEWS – The CDC has new guidelines to help doctors identify babies who may have the Zika virus. The mosquito transmitted infection can lead to babies born with small heads. Now health providers are being told to ask mothers where they lived and traveled while pregnant. The disease is most common in Central and South America. SOURCE – CDC/MedDay/CBS

For the first time a national task force is calling for depression screenings for women during and after pregnancy. Experts found depression is more common than previously thought in new moms. SOURCE – University of north Carolina/MedDay/CBS

The largest study to date shows caffeine every day does not lead to extra heart beats. California researchers say theres more evidence that common caffeinated products including chocolate, coffee and tea may have cardiovascular benefits. SOURCE – University of California/MedDay/CBS

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