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Why the Zika virus is causing alarm

Why the Zika virus is causing alarm REUTERS/DENIS BALIBOUSE – Global health officials are racing to better understand the Zika virus behind a major outbreak that began in Brazil last year and has spread to many countries in the Americas. The following are some questions and answers about the virus and current outbreak: How do […] Continue reading

Chikungunya – 135,000+ cases in the Americas

June 06, 2014 Chikungunya: 135,000+ cases in the Americas The Pan American Health Organization now posts weekly updates on its Chikungunya page. (Click on the June 6 chart to get a readable, printable version.) The reports are a bit patchy, with some Caribbean nations weeks behind others. But the trend is clear, and rising. Last […] Continue reading