The Zika Virus has arrived on Singapore shores. There have been confirmed cases of Singaporeans and residents in Singapore having been hit by the virus. Here are some key facts about the Zika Virus and how to reduce the likelihood, and what to do if you are affected.
Please note amendment regarding Zika Virus and breastfeeding as per Ministry of Health Singapore FAQs :
5. Can mothers with Zika infection breastfeed their baby?
Zika virus has been detected in breast milk but there is currently no evidence that the virus is transmitted to babies through breastfeeding.
Full information found here :