By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Minister of Health, Enrique Paris announced Saturday that new restrictions for travelers will be put in place. “We are very concerned about the circulation of new strains...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Dengue cases continue to increase in Paraguay in 2021. More than 6,000 suspected and confirmed cases have been reported to date, one of the highest totals in the Americas. The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Santa Catarina already accounts for the death of 64 monkeys due to yellow fever. The latest epidemics (death or illness of a monkey) were confirmed this Thursday, March 11,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 On March 10, 2020, the first cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Bolivia, days later the Jeanine Áñez regime established a rigid quarantine followed by improvised measures,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Last month, officials with the Gorgas Institute in Panama identified the first person with COVID-19 reinfection. “We have already reported the first case of reinfection confirmed...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 With the addition of 80,508 new COVID-19 cases in Brazil during the past 24 hours, the pandemic case count in the country has reached 11,019,344 confirmed cases of the disease. Regarding...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Minister of Health, Enrique Paris, reported that, according to a Minsal study, 68.4% of active cases as of March 4, 2021 are related to outbreaks and clusters and of these,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Hispaniola is the second largest island in the Caribbean1 (after Cuba) and is comprised of two countries: Haiti and the Dominican Republic. To date in the Western hemisphere,...

The Carter Center and The Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE) announced an exciting new partnership to support the Carter Center’s innovative disease elimination efforts in the Americas. GLIDE,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated a previous travel notice on dengue fever in the Americas this week. Dengue is an ongoing risk in many parts of Central...