By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 UN health officials in the Americas, or the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) have reported 2,163,354 total dengue cases (45% lab confirmed) in the Western Hemisphere through...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials in Tocantins state in central Brazil say their has been 1,582 confirmed dengue fever cases in 2020 to date, an 87 percent decrease from 2019. Last year, 12,051 cases...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the measles situation in the Region of the Americas, Bolivia is reporting a third case of measles in the Santa Cruz region. The director of the Departmental...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Rio de Janeiro State Department of Health (SES) reported a significant drop in dengue fever cases in 2020, to some surprise. According to the SES 2019 survey, there were...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health authorities in Paraná state, in southern Brazil, have reported the first confirmed, locally transmitted Zika virus case, according to a state arbovirus bulletin. The...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Officials with the municipality of Ribeirão Preto,  in the northeastern region of São Paulo state, Brazil, has seen dengue fever cases rise to more than 17,000 cases through...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Costa Rica health officials report that through the end of October, the number of dengue fever cases in the country has exceeded the total in all of 2019. The country counted...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Of the 8,479 confirmed cases of measles reported in the Western Hemisphere during the first nine-plus months of 2020, nearly 97 percent have been reported in Brazil, and while...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Researchers have discovered that a deadly virus found in Bolivia can spread from person to person in healthcare settings, raising potential concerns of additional outbreaks...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Chile Ministry of Health reported 1,597 new cases of COVID-19 in the country with 6 regions that saw their new cases decrease in the last 7 days and 11 regions in the last...