PAHO warns 2013 to be tough year for dengue in Mexico, mosquitoes becoming resistant to insecticides

Posted on October 21, 2012 • Filed under: Latin America Health, Mexico, TRAVEL reported while dengue cases are down, Guerrero nationally and ranks fifth according to data from the Ministry of Health in the state so far this year has a record of 3000 176 patients sick DHF is classic and five deaths. The health secretary in the state, Alonso Lazaro Mazon said the Pan American Health Organization in Mexico warned that 2013 will be a strong year in terms of cases of dengue and will have to redouble our efforts because cases nationwide will increase due to climate change and the mosquitoes are becoming resistant to the insecticide. He announced that nationally there are 100,000 cases of dengue and Guerrero ranks fifth nationally with 3000 176 patients with this disease and five deaths. Read Article

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