Yucatán, largest focus of dengue in Mexico

The specialists announced that the number has increased. Health authorities reported at the moment there are records of 47,866 probable cases of dengue in Yucatan, of which 9,689 are confirmed and 31,150 remain estimated, this until week number 45 of the year 2023. In the case of deaths, specialists announced that the figure has increased […]

Cases of Dengue, Zika, and Chikungunya on the rise in Yucatan

Merida, Yucatan, September 18, 2023 – The State Government is continuing its efforts to prevent and combat the Aedes Aegypti mosquito, which transmits dengue, Zika, and chikungunya, in Merida and its rural areas, as well as in other municipalities in the state, and is reinforcing the fumigation carried out in the last week. The Ministry […]

The number of cases of dengue decreases in Yucatan

Although Yucatán continues to be the second state in the Mexican Republic with the most cases of dengue, the number of new cases per day has decreased, since until just over a month ago the incidence of three infections every 24 hours, but now it is two. According to the epidemiological bulletin of the Dengue […]

In Mérida, the transmitting mosquito is fought with a new method

Mosquitoes in Mexico are most commonly found during the mosquito season that runs from April to November. Areas in the south of Mexico such as Chiapas, Tabasco, and Yucatan often experience more mosquitoes in this period than areas further north. Researchers from the United States and Mexico began to apply in Yucatan a new method […]