Tag: dengue

Concerns in Brazil over record numbers of dengue cases

Concerns in Brazil over record numbers of dengue cases Concerns in Brazil over record numbers of dengue cases

The country already exceeds by 200,000 cases the total reported in the previous record year, according to data released by the Ministry of Healthwhich represents a new milestone for a disease that is on the rise due to climate change. In the first decade of the 2000s, Brazil recorded an average of just over 400,000 […]

Peru raises dengue alarm, 60,000 cases and 75 deaths

Peru raises dengue alarm, 60,000 cases and 75 deaths Peru raises dengue alarm, 60,000 cases and 75 deaths

The international alarm for dengue grows. Peru’s Ministry of Health issued a national epidemiological alert for 75 deaths and more than 58,000 cases of dengue. The number of cases exceeds that of last year. The information was disclosed by the Peruvian newspaper El Comercio. The mosquito that transmits Aedes aegypti is found in 22 regions, […]

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