Colombia: Dengue Alert Ibague, more than 1400 cases in 2013

Posted on April 13, 2013 • Filed under: Colombia, Latin America Health, TRAVEL

The death of a child of eight years in the ‘music capital’ alerted authorities. More than 70 percent of the department is in epidemiological risk. According to Secretary of Health of the municipality, Jaime Gómez Mendoza, has decreed yellow alert for the 1398 dengue cases and 50 common or severe dengue hemorrhagic recorded so far this year in Ibague, especially in the districts six, seven and eight. Read Article

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