Bolivia lives the worst dengue epidemic with 7,500 infected

Mar 07, 2020

Bolivia is on health alert to the spread of dengue in the country. Yesterday the health authorities reported a total of eight deaths, of which seven were under twelve. A figure close to the highest peaks recorded in recent decades. 

Suspicious cases amount to almost 48,000, of which 75% would be in the Santa Cruz region. According to health authorities, the country is experiencing the worst epidemic of recent years. If the positive cases continue their growth, Bolivia is expected to overcome the epidemic that stalked the country in 2009, when the figure of […]

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