Mexico registered the first case of microcephaly linked to the Zika virus in a baby who died shortly after birth, according the the Ministry of Health Friday (computer translated). However, the Health...

The death of a 25-year-old Bogota woman from rabies in January has prompted an alert in Colombia, according to a El Tiempo report last week (computer translated). The woman was reportedly bitten on a...

In a follow-up to the mysterious disease known as “black urine” disease, the Secretary of Health of the State of Bahia says the number of cases of acute myalgia has risen to 64, the Gazeta...

According to a Situation Summary  from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Thursday, in Brazil, between 1 December 2016 and 2 February 2017, 901 cases of yellow fever were reported (151 confirmed,...

The number of confirmed yellow fever cases in the Brazil outbreak, which began in December 2016, has grown to 149, including 52 confirmed fatalities, according to the Brazilian Health Ministry today (computer...

New data from the Brazil Ministry of Health today revealed (computer translated) a 34.1% reduction in the number of new diagnosed cases in the country–from 43,652 in 2006 to 28,761 in 2015. In addition,...

In a follow-up on the yellow fever outbreak in several states in Brazil, the health ministry reported today (computer translated) in the states of Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo, Bahia and São Paulo 598...

The World Health Organization (WHO) published the following on Friday: On 24 January 2017, Brazil’s International Health Regulations (IHR) National Focal Point (NFP) provided the Pan American Health...

The Brazil Health Ministry is now reporting suspected yellow fever cases in the states of Goiás and Mato Grosso do Sul, this is in addition to the four states previously reported–Minas Gerais,...

In a follow-up to the yellow fever outbreak in several Brazilian states, the Brazil Ministry of Health (computer translated) ordered 11.5 million doses of yellow fever vaccines to strengthen it’s...