Tags Mosquito

Tag: Mosquito

By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Due to the decrease in the number of Zika cases in the country, Brazil’s Ministry of Health announced on Thursday (May 11th) the end of the state of emergency due...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – With the start of summer and the warmer, more humid weather descending on Rio de Janeiro, state authorities are starting to worry about diseases caused by the Aedes Aegypti...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Summer is around the corner in Brazil and with the hot weather comes mosquitos and possible diseases. Although Brazilian health officials have stated that they do not expect a surge...
Opinion, by Jack Woodall RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – There hasn't been a yellow fever epidemic in Rio for over one hundred years, when the rich escaped to the mountains in Petropolis, Teresopolis and Friburgo in the mosquito season. ...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Visitors who wish to see the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro later on this year should not fear being contaminated by the Zika virus, said general director...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a level 2 travel alert for pregnant women in or going to countries where there have been reports...
By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – The alarming rate of dengue fever reports in Brazil has led the São Paulo city government to ask for the aid of the country’s Armed Forces to help locate dengue-carrying...
By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – So far this year, nearly 54,000 suspected cases have been recorded in Rio state, and although less than last year, ten deaths have so far been attributed to the...
- Advertisement -

STAY CONNECTED

25,342FansLike
3,935FollowersFollow
5,329FollowersFollow

LATEST NEWS

WEATHER

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
clear sky
24.2 ° C
25 °
22 °
69%
1kmh
0%
Wed
29 °
Thu
31 °
Fri
27 °
Sat
29 °
Sun
26 °

CURRENCY

BRL - Brazilian Real
USD
3.1770
GBP
4.1906
EUR
3.7358
CAD
2.5343
AUD
2.4915