Health officials in the municipality of Barbosa in Sao Paolo state, Brazil have reported a rare outbreak of human Q fever, according to a Jornal Dia a Dia report (computer translated). The bacterial...

Brazil is experiencing one the worst droughts ever due to a multitude of reasons- Inadequate water management, increased urbanization, deforestation and low rainfall levels during “rainy season”. Malay...

A 22-year-old Araçatuba man became the eighth case of visceral leishmaniasis in the Brazilian city of 200,000 people, according to a Globo.com report today (computer translated). In 2013, health officials...