Since the cholera outbreak that started in 2010 after the massive earthquake in Haiti, the Ministry of Health has recorded 819,350 suspected cholera cases, including 9,786 deaths. Health officials say...

The Ministry of Health, the Costa Rican Social Security Fund and the National Animal Health Service (SENASA) report a case of human rabies. The individual was bitten on August 15 when handling a bat...

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In a follow-up on the hantavirus outbreak  in the military camps of the Joint Task Force of the Yungas in La Asunta, Bolivian health officials said Friday (computer translated) that so far there are...

With thousands of measles cases reported in South America this year and the risk of imported cases hitting the Caribbean Islands, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) organized a workshop to...

Venezuela’s health crisis continues to abound and infectious diseases have been rising year after year to include measles, diphtheria and malaria. Take malaria– The number of reported cases...

In a follow-up on the measles situation in Brazil, the Ministry of Health reported this week (computer translated) that the number of imported measles cases has risen to 2,192 as of Oct. 15. Currently,...

The Bolivia Ministry of Health reported this week that 13 military personnel were infected with hantavirus in the military camps of the Joint Task Force of the Yungas, including one death and two cases...

The number of cholera cases reported in Hispaniola is down this year compared to 2017. In 2017, a total of 13,803 suspected cases of cholera were reported on the island of Hispaniola: 13,681 cases (including...

The Paraguay Ministry of Health reported that it’s been 10 weeks since the last confirmed dengue fever case had been recorded in the country. The last confirmed cases were reported during epidemiological...