Tag: dengue

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Dengue Raises Its Ugly Head In St. Vincent And The Grenadines

The Ministry of Health in St. Vincent and the Grenadines on Monday confirmed that four people, including two children ages four and nine years old, have died due to the outbreak of dengue. Last Tuesday, it had confirmed two deaths, one day after saying that the mosquito-borne viral illness was suspected in four deaths. The health authorities said 432 laboratory-confirmed […]

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Florida Under Dengue Watch

The Florida Department of Health has confirmed the fifth case of dengue in Miami-Dade County and remains under a mosquito-borne illness alert. Since the beginning of the year, more than 2 million individuals in the tropical region have contracted the mosquito-borne disease, and 723 have already died from it, according to the Pan American Health Organization. The most common dengue […]