Friday, September 24, 2021

All posts tagged "virus"

  • Santa Isabel announces free Wi-Fi service

    Given a lack of educational resources, towns are helping students

    • Posted August 28, 2020
  • FDA approves new drug to treat influenza

    Taken as a single oral dose

    • Posted October 24, 2018
  • Confirmed cases of chikungunya soar in Brazil

    SAO PAULO — Brazil’s Health Ministry says that cases of chikungunya are soaring this year in Latin America’s biggest country. The ministry said Thursday there have been 134,910 confirmed cases of the mosquito-borne disease so far in...

    • Posted November 25, 2016
  • P.R. Governor Says There is no Date set for Fumigation

    Governor Alejandro García Padilla said today that there is no date to carry out aerial fumigation with the chemical known as Naled for combat the zika virus on the island and that even though the U.S. Environmental...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
  • WIC Program Fumigates its 89 Centers in Puerto Rico

    The executive director of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) in Puerto Rico, Dana Miró Medina, said today that 89 of the program’s center and 2,761 houses of pregnant women throughout the island...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
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  • Social Media Campaign Against Insecticide to Combat Zika Launched

    With the aim of stopping the possible use of Naled, and insecticide, for fumigation against the aedes aegypti mosquito that carries the Zika virus, a group of citizens launched this morning a campaign to gather signatures requesting...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
  • House Motion Filed to Combat Zika Virus

    SAN JUAN – Rep. José Aponte Hernández has filed a motion in the lower legislative chamber to investigate the measures taken by the Health Department and other agencies to address the spread of the Zika virus in...

    • Posted January 29, 2016
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