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Julie Zhuo, product design director at Facebook, demonstrates the new emoji-like stickers users can press in addition to the like button. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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When You Want To Express Empathy, Skip The Emoji

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Born in December, Valentina Vitoria has microcephaly, the birth defect that causes an abnormally small head and can cause brain damage as well. Her mother is 32-year-old Fabiane Lopes. Lourdes Garcia-Navarro/NPR hide caption

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Moms And Infants Are Abandoned In Brazil Amid Surge In Microcephaly

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Soldiers In Brazil Battle Mosquitoes That Could Be Spreading Zika

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In Rio, The Samba Parade Goes On Despite A Wardrobe Malfunction

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Wish Our Correspondent Luck; She's In A Rio Samba Parade

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Brazilians Have To Learn To Think Like A Mosquito

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Which house does a better job keeping mosquitoes away? In this model set up by health workers to help prevent the spread of Zika, the one on the left appears to have less standing water, which is a magnet for mosquitoes. Rafael Fabres for NPR hide caption

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Carnival Gives Brazil Ideas About How To Fight Zika

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A patient at a Rio de Janeiro clinic has a blood sample taken to check for Zika and other viruses. Vanderlei Almeida/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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How Much Harm Can The Zika Virus Really Do?

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Zika Virus Reignites Abortion Debate In Brazil

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Doctors In Brazil Admit Doubt In Number Of Zika-Linked Microcephaly Cases

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Gleyse Kelly da Silva holds her daughter, Maria Giovanna, who was born with microcephaly. Felipe Dana/AP hide caption

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Zika-Linked Brain Damage In Infants May Be 'Tip Of The Iceberg'

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Marilla Lima had Zika virus while pregnant. Her 2 1/2-month-old son, Arthur, has microcephaly — a birth defect characterized by a small head and severe brain damage. Lourdes Garcia-Navarro/NPR hide caption

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Zika Virus Likely Affected Her Baby, And She Feels Brazil Doesn't Care

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