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After a dramatic decrease in dengue fever cases in 2014 when between some 600,000 cases were reported, Brazil has once again topped the one million mark in cases of the mosquito borne virus. As of June...

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Less than two months after issuing a travel notice for Brazil because of the dengue fever outbreak, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today issued another because of a different mosquito...

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One month after Brazilian media reported on a number of Zika virus infections in Bahia state and elsewhere, the Dominican Republic news source, El Nueve Diario (computer translated) is reporting the first...

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While compared to 2014, the dengue epidemic in Brazil this year is dramatically worse as Ministry of Health officials say the 845,900 cases of dengue as of May 9 shows an increase of 155 percent. However,...

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It has been well documented that Brazil is facing a serious dengue fever situation in 2015 with more than 750,000 cases of the viral disease reported as of May 8, with all four dengue strains being seen. In...

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The latest dengue fever case numbers in Brazil show an increase of more than a quarter million new cases since the last update more than two weeks ago. According to the Brazilian Ministry of Health, the...

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The mosquito borne viral diseases of dengue fever and chikungunya are skyrocketing in some countries of South America this year. Of the 554,890 dengue fever cases in the Americas reported to date in...

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Brazil has called up the Army, bot not for your typical war, its a war on the mosquito borne virus, dengue fever, which has seen a 240 percent increase compared to the same period last year. Officials...

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After days of speculation and suspicion on the condition of the 28-year-old Peruvian striker since being hospitalized last Saturday, it is now confirmed that Paolo Guerrero has been diagnosed with dengue...

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Just a week after reports were released concerning an increase of locally-transmitted vivax malaria in Rio de Janeiro State, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced today that 5...