NewsDesk @bactiman63 Leprosy is a neglected disease that affects thousands of people around the world, mainly in developing countries. Control represents a challenge for health systems. A crucial aspect...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever situation in Peru, health authorities reported an additional 14,885 cases the week ending June 17, bringing the total for 2023 to 161,471. This...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health (Minsa) , through the National Center for Epidemiology, Prevention and Disease Control (CDC-Peru) , reported that, until Epidemiological Week (SE) 24-2023,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Bolivian health authorities (SEDES) have reported a second case of yellow fever in the Santa Cruz region. The patient is a 21-year-old man, referred from the municipality of...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Ministry of Health, through the Directorate for the Regulation of Products of Sanitary Interest, alerts the general population about the presence of Listeria monocytogenes in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Schistosomiasis Schistosomiasis is present in most Brazilian states, but mainly in the Northeast and Southeast regions. The states of Alagoas, Bahia, Pernambuco, Rio Grande do Norte,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 n recent years, Paraguay has seen a progressive increase in new cases of HIV infection. From 2018 to 2019, the percentage of new diagnoses rose from 1,564 to 1,605 (2.62%); Subsequently,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The World Health Organization (WHO) announced today that Belize has been certified as malaria-free. With today’s announcement, a total of 42 countries and 1 territory have been...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Peru health officials report 146,586 dengue cases through June 10 this year, a 241 percent increase compared to the same period in 2022 (42,959). This is the worst dengue outbreak...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Crops and pastures less than 30 meters from homes continue to be the main risk factor for hantavirus in the province, according to reports from the Los Santos regional Vector Control...