NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Yucatan Ministry of Health reports a 157 percent increase in Chagas disease through April 1, reporting 18 cases during this period, up from seven during the same period in 2022. Specialists...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 At least nine cases of Chagas disease were reported in the Pratinha neighborhood in Belém, informed the Municipal Health Secretariat (Sesma). Confirmation was made by the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Researchers from the University of Georgia have discovered a potential treatment for Chagas disease, marking the first medication with promise to successfully and safely target the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 One thing you might want even less than a ‘kiss’ from a kissing bug is its feces. Scientifically referred to as triatomine bugs, these blood-sucking insects can carry in their...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 University of Oklahoma and Baylor College of Medicine researchers are investigating a potential treatment for a disease that affects as many as 8 million people in the United States...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The data from the Chagas Program show that in this first half of the year, 10 children were born with the disease. Likewise, they warn that in adults only 12% of those infected follow...

Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have mapped how the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi forms new variants that are more effective at evading the immune system and causing disease. Their findings...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 World Chagas Disease Day is today, April 14. Agencia Brasilia announced: In recent years there have been no records of acute infection of the disease in the Federal District (DF);...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) said on Thursday, April 14, or World Chagas Disease Day, due to its silent nature, less than 10% of those infected with Chagas disease...

According to estimates by the World Health Organization (WHO), between six and seven million people worldwide, predominantly in Central and South America, are infected with the Trypanosoma cruzi species...