By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Chilean officials report five cases of pulmonary aspergillosis, an infection associated with the coronavirus that would affect patients who were connected to mechanical...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Minister of Health, Enrique Paris announced Saturday that new restrictions for travelers will be put in place. “We are very concerned about the circulation of new strains...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Minister of Health, Enrique Paris, reported that, according to a Minsal study, 68.4% of active cases as of March 4, 2021 are related to outbreaks and clusters and of these,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 In Chile, a total of 2,818,147 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19 through Friday. 1,706,483 adults over 65 have been inoculated, according to data provided by the Department...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 After reporting their first case of the UK COVID-19 virus variant in late December, Health Minister Enrique Paris reported Monday the confirmation of a second case of contagion...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Chile Ministry of Health reported 1,597 new cases of COVID-19 in the country with 6 regions that saw their new cases decrease in the last 7 days and 11 regions in the last...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Chile health authorities reported 2,462 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the outbreak total to 301,019, now the 6th highest COVID-19 outbreak in the world...

South America, while a late bloomer in this COVID-19 pandemic, is seeing cases rise rapidly earning the moniker- The New Coronavirus Epicenter. Brazil reached a grim milestone today surpassing the 1,000,000...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Chile Ministry of Health reported 6,405 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, of which 5,760 were symptomatic and 645 were asymptomatic. This brings the total cases in...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews On Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that South America has now become an epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic. Here we’ll look at...