The extra head was complete with eyes, ears, nose and lips and a malformed left hand hanging down her chest.
Most of the babies suffering from anencephaly have a short life expectancy.
With an increasing number of affected individuals in Florida, health officials warn against the possibility of more cases of locally transmitted Zika in the U.S. going forward.
Hundreds of pregnant women are at risk of giving birth to babies with Zika-related birth defects as number of infected people in Puerto Rico continues to rise.
A new study shows that women who were exposed to pregabalin or Lyrica are three times more likely to give birth to a child with birth defects.
After being linked to a couple of disorders, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has now officially confirmed that Zika virus can cause a rare birth defect called microcephaly.
Biologists have genetically engineered mosquitoes to reduce populations of mosquitoes carrying Zika virus, which is linked to a birth defect known as microencephaly. The hope is this will help stop the virus from spreading to the Americas and reduce the number of people impacted.