The signature of the CUIDA Chagas project to eliminate congenital disease transmission in Latin America was signed on the occasion of the World Chagas Day. The initiative, which includes co-financing from the Brazilian Ministry of Health and support from the Fiocruz Support Foundation, also involves Paraguay, Bolivia and Colombia
According to the analysis, the younger age group, from 20 to 29 years old, was the one with the higher number of deaths: 1,081.82%. The age group from 40 to 49 years old showed the higher increase in the number of cases (1,173.75%)
A paper published in the CDC/US journal Emerging Infectious Diseases (EID) shows that a first exposure in mild or asymptomatic cases may not produce an immune response, and that reinfection could be with the same variant
Study highlights degrading actions that the biome has been suffering is a risk to the health of populations, especially when it brings the possibility of the emergence of new diseases or the resurgence of old ones
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