NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported five cases of the Ômicron variant to date–three in São Paulo and two in the Federal District. Eight cases are under...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Costa Rica health authorities report an increase in malaria cases in the last four weeks in the Northern Zone, prompting reinforcement of the epidemiological fence operation...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Brazilian media report on a two-year-old child boy died after contracting rabies during an attack by a fox, in the town of Santa Rita, municipality of Chapadinha, in Maranhão...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  The Municipality of Hortolândia in São Paulo State confirmed Thursday, the first death from spotted fever in the city this year. The victim is a 7-year-old boy who died on...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  Eleven outbreaks of hand-foot-mouth disease (HFMD) were registered by the Municipality of Campinas, São Paulo State this month, in early childhood education schools both in...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health of the Nation and the Ministry of Public Health of Salta issued an epidemiological alert for the increase in cases of paratyphoid fever (caused by the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  According to official statistics in La Pampa, Argentina, syphilis cases have risen steadily over recent years and most sharply from 2019 to 2021. In 2015, 12 infections were...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63  For the week ending November 20, Costa Rica health officials reported 1,362 cases of COVID-19, while the week prior, which spanned November 7 to 13, accounted for 1,723 cases....

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials with the La Pampa Health Ministry are reporting a suspected cutaneous anthrax case in a rural area in the south of the province. The patient is currently...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Colombia officials issued an alert due to the dengue situation since mid-September. According to Claudia Cuéllar, Deputy Director of Communicable Diseases of the Ministry of...