By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Brazil Ministry of Health reported Tuesday that over the past 90 days, 2,753 confirmed measles cases in 13 Brazilian states. According to the new epidemiological...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials with the Mexicali State Health Department (MSHD) are reporting the death of a 15-year-old boy from San Luis Rio Colorado Sonora this week who had contracted...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews From the beginning of the year through July, Brazil health authorities have reported 97,900 probable cases of chikungunya in the country. This is up from 72,000 cases...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The states of Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Sul and Paraná, with support from the Ministry of Health, are beginning to carry out this month, a schedule of actions...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The number of dengue fever cases in the Americas has surpassed 2 million, higher than the annual totals reported during the most recent two years . Nicaragua is one...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Of the nearly 3,000 measles cases reported in the western hemisphere in 2019 to date, three-quarters of the cases were reported from the United States and Brazil...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The total number of dengue fever cases in the Americas topped 2 million the week ending Aug 3, according to recent Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) data. The...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Governor of Anzoátegui state, in the northeastern region of Venezuela, Antonio Barreto Sira says malaria cases have doubled in the state as more than 10,000 patients...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reiterated the travel notice for Venezuela due to a breakdown of the health infrastructure. They recommend that...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Guatemala Ministry of Public Health and Social Assistance is reporting a significant increase in dengue fever cases in 2019 to date. On 29 July, the Minister...