…”unprecedented availability of free birth control will reduce the number of babies with birth defects.”
Puerto Rico has had a decrease in births due to loosing population of women leaving for the United States. Cleaning up the environment to decrease the number of mosquitoes, but fumigation and insect repellent is not a common practice in Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico has always dealt with mosquitoes. One benefit of the Zika scare is the creation of desperately needed jobs.