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A pregnant woman waits to be seen at the Women's National Hospital in San Salvador (CNS)

Salvadoran bishops have not responded to a government recommendation made in response to the Zika outbreak

Three-month-old Daniel, who was born with microcephaly, undergoes physical therapy at the Altino Ventura foundation in Recife, Brazil (AP)

As the virus spreads across Latin America, will the Catholic Church keep its thoughts to itself?

The tetanus vaccine has been linked to what the bishops described as 'population control' (PA)

Kenya’s bishops are holding firm in urging people to avoid receiving a vaccine being administered under a nationwide campaign

Liberian residents of West Point wait for food rations to be handed out  in Monrovia, Liberia (CNS)

People are unable to work because of restrictions aimed at containing the spread of the deadly virus

A man reads a Braille text in Athens (AP)

Archbishop Tomasi says less than five per cent of world’s books available to the blind