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Chikungunya virus spreads to U.S., Cuba

Chikungunya virus spreads to U.S., Cuba By Sara Cheshire, Special to CNN June 19, 2014 — Updated 1858 GMT (0258 HKT) Dangerous mosquito illness on the rise STORY HIGHLIGHTS Chikungunya virus has spread to Cuba, health officials say A case was also just confirmed in the U.S. state of Georgia 100,000 chikungunya cases have been […] Continue reading

Chikungunya virus reported in Cuba amid Caribbean outbreak

Chikungunya virus reported in Cuba amid Caribbean outbreak A picture taken on May 30, 2014 in Santo Domingo shows employees of the Dominican Ministry of Public Health sticking posters on a wall to prevent the spread of the Chikungunya virus (AFP Photo/Erika Santelices) Havana (AFP) – Cuban health authorities confirmed six cases of the mosquito-born […] Continue reading

Dreaded Chikungunya Virus Detected In Cuba. Is The U.S. At Risk?

Dreaded Chikungunya Virus Detected In Cuba. Is The U.S. At Risk? Posted by: Andreas Petrosov in Breaking News June 19, 2014 0 3 Views Two weeks ago, The Inquisitr had reported about the spread of the Chikungunya virus across the Caribbean. Over 100,000 folks had been back then thought to have been affected by the […] Continue reading

“Dozens of cases of chikungunya” in Cuba

June 18, 2014 “Dozens of cases of chikungunya” in Cuba Via the Miami Herald, a completely unsurprising report: Cuba confirms Chikungunya fever cases. Excerpt: The Cuban Ministry of Health has confirmed the first six cases of Chikungunya, a painful and often lingering arthritis-like fever that has been spreading rapidly across the Caribbean for the past […] Continue reading

Cuba – 6 Cases of Chikungunya Virus in Travelers

Cuba: 6 Cases of Chikungunya Virus in Travelers HAVANA June 18, 2014 (AP) By PETER ORSI Associated Press Cuban health authorities on Wednesday said they detected six cases of chikungunya fever, a debilitating, mosquito-borne virus that is suspected of afflicting tens of thousands across the Caribbean since its arrival in the region last year. In […] Continue reading

Cuba confirms Chikungunya fever cases

Posted on Wednesday, 06.18.14 Cuba confirms Chikungunya fever cases The violent fever was found in Cubans who had traveled abroad. BY JUAN O. TAMAYO JTAMAYO@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM The Cuban Ministry of Health has confirmed the first six cases of Chikungunya, a painful and often lingering arthritis-like fever that has been spreading rapidly across the Caribbean for the […] Continue reading

El Gobierno reconoce seis casos del virus Chikungunya

El Gobierno reconoce seis casos del virus Chikungunya DDC | La Habana | 18 Jun 2014 – 12:46 pm. El MINSAP los describe como personas ‘vinculadas al comercio ilícito’. El Ministerio de Salud Pública (MINSAP) reconoció este martes que en la Isla se han detectado seis casos del virus Chikungunya, que afecta a 16 países […] Continue reading

Cuba reconoce seis enfermos con el virus Chikungunya en la isla

Cuba reconoce seis enfermos con el virus Chikungunya en la isla Posted on 18 junio, 2014 Por Redacción CaféFuerte Las autoridades gubernamentales reconocieron la presencia del virus de Chikungunya en Cuba y dijeron que hay actualmente seis personas afectadas por la enfermedad en el territorio nacional. “Hasta el momento en el país se han detectado […] Continue reading

Cuba reconoce 6 casos de virus chikungunya

Cuba reconoce 6 casos de virus chikungunya Una nota del Ministerio de Salud Pública asegura que se trata de personas que viajan frecuentemente a países de Caribe. martinoticias.com junio 18, 2014 El Ministerio de Salud Pública de Cuba emitió un comunicado en el que reconoce que en Cuba se han detectado seis personas afectadas por […] Continue reading

Cuba dice que no hay chikungunya

Cuba dice que no hay chikungunya El Centro de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades de Estados Unidos, informó que casos de chikungunya ha sido detectados en los Estados de Florida, North Carolina, Nebraska, Indiana, Tennessee y Rhode Island. Martinoticias.com junio 16, 2014 Las autoridades cubanas continúan asegurando que el virus chikungunya no está presente en […] Continue reading

New health threat in Cuba

World: New health threat in Cuba FROM WIRE REPORTS June 10, 2014 | Updated: June 10, 2014 10:21pm MIAMI – Cuban doctors already facing outbreaks of dengue and cholera are now reporting the island’s first cases of Chikungunya, a painful, mosquito-borne fever spreading across the Caribbean, according to an independent journalist. Doctors at the Vladimir […] Continue reading

La fiebre Chikungunya ya llegó a Cuba, dice periodista independiente

Infecciones, Dengue, Chikungunya La fiebre Chikungunya ya llegó a Cuba, dice periodista independiente Las autoridades no han confirmado la existencia de la enfermedad, pero han declarado una “alerta epidemiológica” ante la amenaza de “un posible brote” Redacción CE, Madrid | 11/06/2014 2:47 pm Médicos del Hospital General Universitario Vladimir Ilich Lenin, ubicado en la oriental […] Continue reading

Chikungunya provoca 28 muertos en el Caribe

Chikungunya provoca 28 muertos en el Caribe La OPS informó el pasado viernes que se han reportado 259,639 casos en países caribeños con la única excepción de Cuba, donde las autoridades no han reconocido la existencia de la enfermedad. Martinoticias.com junio 11, 2014 El virus del chikungunya afecta ya a un cuarto de millón de […] Continue reading

Mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya may have arrived in Cuba

Posted on Tuesday, 06.10.14 Mosquito-borne virus Chikungunya may have arrived in Cuba A disease first detected in the Caribbean in December has been spreading rapidly from island to island. BY JUAN O. TAMAYO JTAMAYO@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM Cuban doctors already facing outbreaks of dengue and cholera are now reporting the island’s first cases of Chikungunya, a painful, mosquito-borne […] Continue reading

Dengue, cólera y ahora Chikungunya – reportan brote de la dolorosa fiebre

Publicado el miércoles, 06.11.14 Dengue, cólera y ahora Chikungunya: reportan brote de la dolorosa fiebre JUAN O. TAMAYO JTAMAYO@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM Los médicos cubanos, que este verano ya están enfrentando brotes de dengue y cólera, están reportando ahora los primeros casos en la isla de Chikungunya, una dolorosa fiebre trasmitida por los mosquitos que está expandiéndose por […] 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

Chikungunya outbreak in Cuba

Chikungunya outbreak in Cuba Well, it had to happen. Via Hablemos Press, a dissident news site in Cuba: Brote de fiebre Chikungunya en Cuba. [Outbreak of chikungunya fever in Cuba] Excerpt, with my translation: Médicos del Hospital General Universitario Vladimir Ilich Lenin, ubicado en la oriental provincia de Holguín, informaron sobre la existencia de casos […] Continue reading