In Brazil, Covid-19 Deals New Blow to Children Disabled by Zika

RECIFE, Brazil—Ever since 4-year-old Helena Miranda was born, she has struggled to move, hold her head up or swallow without choking—the result of brain damage after being infected with the Zika virus while in the womb. Her parents were at their wits’ end.

Then the new coronavirus pandemic hit.

Covid-19’s spread across Brazil has dealt a brutal…

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