By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Jamaica health authorities reported two additional COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the island’s total to 34. The new cases include: a 34 year-old female from...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Brazil Ministry of Health said the total coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19 cases reached 4,256 on Sunday. São Paulo (1,451) and Rio de Janeiro  (600) account...

Food For The Poor is ramping up its response to COVID-19 (coronavirus) in the countries it serves, based on urgent requests from its offices and partners. The charity has sent 26 shipments of supplies...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Friday, Minister of Public Health and Social Welfare of the Republic of Paraguay,  Dr. Julio Mazzoleni announced the Dengue epidemic officially came to an end,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Belize Ministry of Health has reported the country’s first two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the past week. The first case reported on Monday was in a...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Minister of Health, Daniel Salas announced Thursday that five private laboratories were approved to carry out the COVID-19 test. They are: LABIN Laboratories,...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19 cases have been rising rapidly in South America and Ecuador is among the countries seeing this occur.  The first...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Brazil report the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country rose to 2,201. In fact, officials report all states in the...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On February 18, the Government of Paraguay declared a State of Health Emergency throughout the country in response to the dengue epidemic. Through the week ending...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Costa Rica Government announced today stronger sanitary measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country. This includes: Total closure of beaches throughout...