By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Peru Ministry of Health (Minsa) reports in an update today that the country COVID-19 case count has topped 300,000. As of July 5, 2020, 302,718 positive COVID-19...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Brazilian health officials report that as of Saturday, 1,577,004 confirmed COVID-19 cases have been reported with the additional 37,923 registered in the last 24 hours. Authorities...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Haitian health officials have reported 20 confirmed diphtheria cases, including 4 deaths through the end of April this year. 46.4% have been reported in the age group...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil increased by nearly 34,000 putting the total confirmed case count in the country to 1,402,041. This includes 790,040 people...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Through the first week of June, Costa Rica health officials have recorded 3,729 total dengue fever cases. This compares with 1,564 cases during the same period in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Brazil reported an additional 38,693 COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total cases to 1,313,667. More than 700,000 people have recovered and...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Friday, Brazil health authorities reported 46,860 additional COVID-19 cases, bringing the country total to 1,274,974 confirmed cases. 697,526 people have recovered...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Wednesday, the Brazil Ministry of Health registered 42,725  COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s total to 1,188,631 confirmed cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Brazil Ministry of Health has reported 38,085 chikungunya cases through May 30 this year. This number is down from 109,000 cases this period in 2019. Of the cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews At least 20 people, adults and children, in the city of Nelson in Santa Fe Province, Argentina are reportedly experiencing symptoms of trichinosis after eating salami...