The number of locally acquired chikungunya cases in Mexico have climbed to 74 in epidemiological week 49 ending Dec 5. The North American country, south of the border, saw its first autochthonous case...

Two countries from the Andean area of South America led with increases in autochthonous chikungunya cases as the total number of locally acquired cases in the Western hemisphere close in on 1 million cases. According...

The number of suspected and confirmed locally acquired chikungunya cases have topped the 20,000 mark of the epidemiological week 45(EW-45) ending Nov. 11, according to the latest data from the Departamento...

The Haiti Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) has reported nearly 15,000 cases of the bacterial disease, cholera during the first ten months of the year, according to a United Nation’s Office...

In a follow-up to a report earlier this month, the Belize Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case(s) of local transmission of chikungunya. The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reported on...

The number of autochthonous chikungunya cases reported in Puerto Rico increased by another 1,000 during the last epidemiological week recorded ending Oct. 21. During the week ending Oct. 14, Departamento...

The state government of Chiapas, Mexico, on the Guatemala border, has recorded the country’s first  autochthonous transmission of chikungunya virus, according to a Reuters report today. The patient...

The border city of San Luis Río Colorado in Sonora state, Mexico, has reported their first dengue fever related fatality of 2014, according to a Yuma Sun report Thursday. The city of 180,000 people sits...

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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Mexican businessman Carlos Slim announced Thursday a partnership to assist the regional initiative working with six countries in the Americas to eliminate river...

A 22-year-old Araçatuba man became the eighth case of visceral leishmaniasis in the Brazilian city of 200,000 people, according to a Globo.com report today (computer translated). In 2013, health officials...