By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Brazil’s Ministry of Health awarded certificates or stamps of good practices to 43 municipalities that reached the goal of eliminating the transmission of HIV and/or syphilis...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 At least nine cases of Chagas disease were reported in the Pratinha neighborhood in Belém, informed the Municipal Health Secretariat (Sesma). Confirmation was made by the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Through November 19, the Brazil Ministry of Health has reported 170,199 probable cases of chikungunya. with a incidence rate of 79.8 cases per 100,000 population in Brazil. Compared...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The municipality of Campinas, in the interior of São Paulo, has been registering an increase in dengue cases in recent weeks. The increase in notifications has occurred since October,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Dengue cases in the state of Rio de Janeiro increased by 300% this year, according to a survey by the State Department of Health (SES). The comparison takes into account the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Although the term zoonosis is not often heard in everyday life, it defines a very common situation: the transmission of infectious diseases between vertebrate animals and human...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 From the beginning of the year through October 8, WHO officials have reported a total of 2,499,358 cases of dengue in the Americas. The highest number of dengue cases in the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Brazil Ministry of Health reported recently a decrease in malaria cases in the country. Data from the Ministry of Health’s National Malaria Prevention and Control Program...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Thursday, the Brazil Ministry of Health launched the national campaign to combat the Aedes aegypti mosquito, which transmits diseases such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya. With...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The health department of the state of Minas Gerais released their latest epidemiological bulletin last week, which shows the latest data on dengue fever and chikungunya in the state...