Today we are sharing an article with you written for http://www.afar.com about one girl realizing how Zika has changed her life, not in the way you may expect. Travel, just like life, comes with risks and Brianna Rice makes a intuitive discovery after contracting the headline making disease. Find out what she learned after her trip to El Salvador and how it may change the way you take in travel news. We perceive that the world is becoming more dangerous because we receive news so quickly due to the internet and specifically social media. In what used to take hours, days, months and even years to receive news from across the world now can happen live thanks to things like snapchat, Facebook Live and Instagram stories new live feature. Social media has made connect with our loved ones and even strangers possible from anywhere, but it does come with a cost. Taking in the digital age of travel means understanding what the headlines mean and digesting them relatively to the massive amount of information we receive on a daily basis now. Sharing an article like this helps us put something that seems so scary and distant from our lives into perspective.