By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The sectoral vice president of Communication, Culture and Tourism, Jorge Rodríguez, assured that of the 70 positive cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) registered to...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A total of 33 positive cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) are registered in Venezuela, after 16 new infections were confirmed this Monday. “All cases are imported:...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews At the Miraflores Palace in Caracas, The Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Care of Coronavirus (COVID-19) reported the presence of eight new cases in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews UN health officials are reporting a dramatic decrease in measles cases in 2019, prompting officials to say the outbreak has been controlled. The Pan American Health...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Earlier this week, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) release the latest data on malaria in the Region of the Americas. In this video, I focus on the “official”...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The World Health Organization (WHO) reported this week on a autochthonous case of yellow fever in Venezuela. According to the case report: The case-patient is a 46-year-old...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Venezuela report 520 measles cases through Oct. 31 this year, according to Pan American Health Organization data. Since measles reappeared in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In this weeks episode of Outbreak News Across the Globe (ONATG), I look at the latest on the measles epidemic in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In Asia, I talk...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Of the nearly 3,000 measles cases reported in the western hemisphere in 2019 to date, three-quarters of the cases were reported from the United States and Brazil...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Governor of Anzoátegui state, in the northeastern region of Venezuela, Antonio Barreto Sira says malaria cases have doubled in the state as more than 10,000 patients...