Health officials on the Cayman Islands are reporting the first autochthonous chikungunya case in a patient from Bodden Town. The individual tested positive for the mosquito borne virus and has no history...

Costa Rican health officials are reporting a rare and tragic death of a nine-year-old boy due to being bitten by a rabies-infected squirrel, according to an Inside Costa Rica report Friday. The report...

Despite all the efforts the Dominican Republic Health Ministry have taken to get the chikungunya outbreak in the country under control, the number of cases continue to increase, and sometimes increase...

In a follow-up to a story Wednesday, Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Kevin Harvey is confirming that Jamaica now has its first imported case of chikungunya.  According to a Jamaica Information Service report...

El Departamento de Salud in Puerto Rico has declared an epidemic of the chikungunya virus because it is new to the island, the population has no antibodies against it, and cases are concentrated in one...

Thanks to heightened surveillance, Jamaican health officials report detecting a suspected chikungunya case in a traveler, according to the Jamaica Information Services today. Chief Medical Officer, Dr....

The Bolivia Departmental Health Service has reported their first imported chikungunya cases in the eastern city of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, according to a Prensa Latina report (computer translated). The...

Peru health officials yesterday reported two travel-associated chikungunya cases in individuals who recently traveled to the Caribbean, according to a Peru This Week report. Health authorities said today...

Health officials in the US Virgin Islands have confirmed two new cases of chikungunya virus this week. The first case has been confirmed as locally acquired; the second case is an imported case with the...

A farmer from São José dos Quatro Marcos,  Mato Grosso, Brazil is the first case of cowpox in a person confirmed this year, according to Office of Agricultural Defense of Mato Grosso in a Globo.com...