NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in Minas Gerais, Brazil are reporting 814 probable and 178 confirmed dengue fever cases through January 20. No deaths from dengue have been confirmed...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in São Paulo, Brazil reported 139,400 dengue fever cases, including 58 deaths through the beginning of December this year. Dengue is a mosquito-borne...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews According to the latest data published by the Pan American Health Organization , cases of chikungunya increased by 32% in Brazil in comparison between 2020 and 2021. Through...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat state in western India are reporting large increases in mosquito-borne diseases, in particular dengue fever and chikungunya. From...

NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A study conducted at the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil suggests people previously infected by Chikungunya virus may develop partial immunity to Mayaro virus....

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) reports 122,203 chikungunya cases year to date in the Americas. This compares with 103,000 total cases reported in all of 2020. Brazil...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Nipah antibodies detected in bat samples: Kerala government Kerala health minister Veena George on Wednesday said the antibodies against the Nipah virus were found in samples...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Paraná State Department of Health (Sesa) reported yesterday in it’s arbovirus epidemiological report the first locally transmitted chikungunya cases of  the current...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Pernambuco State Health Department (SES-PE) is reporting a significant increase in the number chikungunya cases during the first seven months of 2021. As of July...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Ponhea Leu district, Kandal province in southeastern Cambodia has reported an increase in the mosquito-borne diseases, chikungunya and dengue fever recently. Ponhea...