Following the recently updated recommendation of the Public Health Agency of Canada, Public Health Ontario, and the CDC, Mount Sinai Fertility now recommends: 

  • Individuals wanting to carry a pregnancy must defer conception for two (2) months after return from an area with Zika virus
  • Individuals with sperm must use condoms for three (3) months after return from an area with Zika virus

Visit https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/zika-virus.html for more information.