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...

Dozens of species of frogs, salamanders and other amphibians quietly disappeared from parts of Latin America in the 1980s and 2000s, with little notice from humans, outside of a small group of ecologists....

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Nicaragua closed the year 2021 with the second highest number of malaria cases in the last two decades. According to the Epidemiological Bulletin 46, through the last...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is reporting a mixed bag when it comes to the COVID-19 trajectory in the Americas. According to PAHO Director Carissa F....

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Today, El Salvador became the first country in Central America to be awarded a certification of malaria elimination by the World Health Organization (WHO). “Malaria has afflicted...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare (STPS) reported that, with the coordination between health sector authorities and epidemiologists of the Integrating Center...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Central American countries in 2019 have seen an increased incidence of dengue fever, in fact, the cumulative incidence rate of dengue in the Central America region...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The dengue fever outbreak occurring in Central America is “unprecedented”, according to Head of Health at  International Federation of Red Cross and Red...

By Robert Herriman   @bactiman63 The number of dengue fever cases in Honduras has exploded in 2019 with the numbers as of May 11 topping the total for all of 2018. Year-to-date, Honduras has reported...

In a thoroughly uninformed statement during an interview on a Fox News program hosted by business reporter Charles Payne, a former ICE agent named David Ward in discussing the Central American migrant...