Disease

COVID-19

The countries with the 10 greatest number of Covid-19 cases:

Screen Shot 2020 10 24 at 11 20 21

Rabies – USA

Rabies in deer is typically rare; however, in several counties in west-central New York State, at least four cases have been reported in recent weeks, prompting officials to remind hunters of the risk as hunting season is about to start.

Dengue Fever – Europe

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) reports that 18 autochthonous, or locally acquired dengue fever cases have been reported on the continent in two countries–Italy and France.

In Italy, 10 locally acquired cases have been reported in the Veneto region since the summer. Officials say the probable origin of the primary travel-related case is West Sumatra, Indonesia.

In France, eight total locally transmitted cases were reported in three departments– Hérault (1), Alpes-Maritimes (5) and Var department (2), including a Dutch tourist diagnosed on her return from vacation in Var.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *