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New Study: Zika Virus Fueling Online Demand for Abortion Pills in Latin America


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New Study: Zika Virus Fueling Online Demand for Abortion Pills in Latin America

Since the Pan America Health Organization issued its Zika advisory in November 2015, online requests to Women on Web for abortion pills have exponentially increased, according to a new study from the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM). The study noted the number of online requests for medication abortion by women in Zika affected countries increased significantly, from 36 percent in Costa Rica to 108 percent in Brazil, the first country affected by the virus.


By CRR, USA.


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