With an increase of more than 20,000 chikungunya cases during the past week, the South American country of Colombia has surpassed 200,000 suspected and confirmed cases since the first autochthonous case...

There were reports Friday from Honduras media (computer translated) of a suspected case of Ebola in Honduras, where an American patient has reportedly been isolated in a hospital in Comayagua exhibiting...

In 2014, there were more than 1.5 million suspected and confirmed dengue fever cases in the Western hemisphere, including nearly 700 deaths. During the first two months of 2015, the dengue case tally has...

The El Salvador Health Ministry is reporting a significant increase in confirmed cases of rotavirus in 2015, compared to the same period last year, according to an elsalvador.com report (computer translated). In...

The National Director of Medicines in El Salvador is warning the public of a bacterial risk associated with the “miracle cure” product, DAVIDA, according to a La Prensa Gráfica report (computer...

The northwestern Ecuadorian city of Esmeraldas has declared a state of emergency due to the spread of chikungunya, according to a Globedia report (computer translated). Esmeraldas mayor, Lenin Lara,...

An increase in cases of a new clinical form of the Latin American fungal disease, paracoccidioidomycosis, has triggered a “state of alert” in northeastern Argentina, according to a Primera...

While some countries in the Caribbeans have seen their chikungunya situation get under control, in fact Dominica declared their outbreak over earlier this week, some areas of South America are reporting...

A little over a year after the island nation of Dominica reported their first local transmission of chikungunya virus, the Ministry of Health and Environment has declared the Chikungunya epidemic officially...

An outbreak of aggressive herpes the city of Bocoyna in northern Mexico’s, Chihuahua state has affected at least 20 young children, according to an El Heraldo report (computer translated). The...