Video anchor 17.AUG.2016 1 MIN READ | 1 MIN READ

As of 1st Sep 2016, the first pregnant woman in Singapore has been diagnosed with Zika. If you are expecting a child, be informed about the symptoms of the Zika virus and it's harmful consequences on an infected pregnant woman and her baby. Watch this video by Dr Henry to learn about the Zika virus and the effects on expecting mothers.

See the full video: How the Zika Virus Affects Women and Precautions Women Can Take (Subtitled)


Video contributed by Dr Henry Cheng, obstetrician and gynaecologist at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital

Cheng Hung Henry
Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Mount Elizabeth Hospital

Dr Henry Cheng completed his basic medical degree at the University of Malaya in 1982, received his specialist training in Singapore and obtained his post-graduate degree in the United Kingdom. He underwent further training in Fetal Medicine with the world renowned Foetal Medicine Foundation Founder, Professor Kypros Nicolaides at the Harris Birthright Research Centre in Kings College Hospital in London.