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New year, new materials: PAHO releases an infographic to continue the fight against Hepatitis in the Americas

New year, new materials: PAHO releases an infographic to continue the fight against Hepatitis in the AmericasWith the arrival of 2013, PAHO has taken the opportunity to reaffirm its commitment into the fight against Viral Hepatitis in the Americas.  

Last Updated on Friday, 11 January 2013 11:24
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World Malaria Report 2012

World Malaria Report 2011The World Malaria Report 2012 summarizes information received from 104 malaria-endemic countries and other sources, and updates the analyses presented in the 2011 report. It highlights the progress made towards the global malaria targets set for 2015 and describes current challenges for global malaria control and elimination.

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13º International Dengue Course

13º International Dengue CourseDengue is a public Health problem worldwide. The American hemisphere is not the exception, with more than 35 countries report transmission of the disease and where it has been responsible for outbreaks and epidemics that has cost many lives in recent years.

Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2014 09:46
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Five rules to keep your holiday foods safe

Five rules to keep your holiday foods safeFollowing five simple rules when preparing and handling food can help ensure that holiday meals and treats add to the season’s festivities rather than making people sick, say experts at PANAFTOSA, the Pan American Health Organization’s specialized center for food safety and veterinary public health.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 December 2012 11:29
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In the Americas, malaria cases have declined nearly 60% since 2000

In the Americas, malaria cases have declined nearly 60% since 2000The number of malaria cases in the Americas declined by nearly 60% and malaria deaths declined 70% over the past decade, according to the 2012 World Malaria Report, published by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Last Updated on Thursday, 20 December 2012 17:28
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