Zika virus is worse than previously thought, and the consequences in the United States can be devastating, said the experts. Anne Schuchat, the doctor from the US Centers for Disease Control has listed a large number of anomalies is directly associated with the Zika virus.
“These insects that are spreading the virus can move in more countries in USA than it was previously estimated,” said Anne on the press conference at the White House, reports the British “BBC”.
According to her words, the situation is not exactly the best, “According to our knowledge about the virus, the situation is far more terrifying than previously thought,” said Schuchat.
The epidemic came out almost a year ago in Brazil. The virus has been associated to thousands of cases of birth defects in the countries of the South, Central and North America. At the beginning of this year, the president of the United States, Barack Obama asked the US Congress to approve $ 1.8 billion dollars in order to fight with the Zika virus that continued to expand on the American continent.