NewsDesk @bactiman63 Through August 2, health officials in Minas Gerais state, Brazil recorded 86,442 probable cases of dengue. Of this total, 58,386 cases were confirmed for the disease. 40 deaths were...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on a report earlier this month of a human rabies case in the Federal District, the first such case in 40+ years, officials now report the death of the teen. The male...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the chikungunya situation in Brazil this year, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reports Brazil has seen 186,170 total cases, including 75,505 confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Brazil Ministry of Health confirmed today, the first death related to monkeypox in Brazil. Officials say that the victim was a 41-year-old man, who was already treated for other...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Brazil has 813 confirmed cases of monkeypox,  according to data from the Ministry of Health. On Tuesday,  the technical leader of the World Health Organization (WHO) for the disease,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Brazil is still below the measles vaccination target. According to the Ministry of Health, 47.08% of children received the vaccine in 2022, and the target for vaccination coverage...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Brazil Ministry of Health reported in it’s June 2022 Epidemiology Bulletin that there were 122,075 probable cases of chikungunya through mid-June this year. This is a 94...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 As of Monday, July 11,  Brazil has reported 219 confirmed cases of monkeypox. The total number of cases was based on information released by the Ministry of Health and the State...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Health Department of the Federal District (SES-DF) confirmed this Tuesday a case of human rabies. The Secretary of Health confirmed that “a male patient, aged 15 to 19...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Brazilian health agencies have confirmed 36 new cases of monkeypox  in the last few hours. In total, 142 cases of the viral disease caused by the hMPXV virus (acronym for Human...