Growing access to postexposure prophylaxis (PEP) in Vietnam has seen rabies cases decline 82% from 1994-2016—but some pregnant and breastfeeding women still avoid it, with deadly consequences.

“As far as most of the world is concerned, the Zika crisis, first identified in Brazil in 2015, is over,” writes Poonam Daryani, the 2017 Johns Hopkins-Pulitzer Center Global Health Reporting Fellow.