The Dominican Republic, a country that didn’t see the chikungunya virus until late March- early April this year, months after the first locally acquired cases were reported in the Western Hemisphere...

A anthrax outbreak among humans and livestock is being reported from the coastal town of Petit-Goâve southwest of the Haitian capital of  Port-au-Prince, according to a Haiti Libre report today. Based...

The number of imported and locally acquired chikungunya cases continue their slow rise in Venezuela, according to a El Universal report Tuesday. General Office of Environmental Health chief, Jesus Toro...

With imported cases of the mosquito borne virus, chikungunya reported from several of Argentina’s neighbors, it prompted health officials in Buenos Aires province to issue an alert over the viral...

The Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) in Haiti issued a statement concerning the risks Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and yellow fever given disease outbreaks occurring in Africa and South America...

A man from Argentina’s Santa Fe province contracted anthrax and died after handling cowhides from some sick animals, according to an notification sent to  ProMed Mail Friday. The notice from a Buenos...

The Department of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health of Cordoba, Argentina has issued an alert warning the public of the risk of eating or buying pork meat from questionable sources that has not...

Approximately eight months after the first autochthonous, or locally acquired chikungunya cases were reported for the first time in the Western Hemisphere on the island of St. Martin, the total number...

The Venezuela Ministry of Health is reporting an increase in the number of dengue fever cases during the past epidemiological week, according to an El Universal report Tuesday. The new data, published...

Recent locally acquired chikungunya cases reported in Venezuela and Costa Rica has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to issue notices for travelers going to these countries. As...