Two people hospitalized at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) has started a flurry of rumors concerning the presence of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) on the Caribbean island of Barbados. However, on Monday,...

While the United States has reported in excess of 2,000 human West Nile virus (WNV) cases this year as of the beginning of December and over 40,000 cases since the mosquito borne virus was first seen in...

A neonatal intensive care unit in a hospital in the southern Brazil state of Rio Grande do Sul has been temporarily closed due to an outbreak of enterovirus, which has sickened eight newborns, according...

Exactly one year after the mosquito borne virus, chikungunya, made its first appearance in the Western hemisphere as a locally acquired infection in the French Quarter section of the Caribbean island of...

After recording 2,386,836 dengue fever cases in 2013, the nations of the Western hemisphere have seen a significant decrease in cases of the mosquito borne disease with five epidemiological weeks left...

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...