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By Edition On Friday, May 11th, 2018
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Caribbean warned to prepare for possibility of severe outbreak of dengue fever

While Chikungunya and Zika which swept the region in 2014 and 2016 are not expected back anytime soon, the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is warning residents to “gear-up for the possibility of a major More...

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By Edition On Friday, December 2nd, 2016
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Public Health Department considering action against mosquitos

WILLEMSTAD – The Ministry of Public Health, Environment and Nature is considering whether action should be taken against mosquitos. This is according to the sector director Joe Alcala. Because of the heavy rainfall More...

Izzy Gerstenbluth
By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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Outbreak mosquito virus diseases unstoppable

WILLEMSTAD - An outbreak of diseases such as dengue virus, chikungunya and Zika cannot be prevented. This is according to epidemiologist Izzy Gerstenbluth. He was a guest in the Curaçao Parliament to discuss the More...

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By Edition On Monday, July 18th, 2016
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Dengue possibly greater threat danger than zika

WILLEMSTAD - Dengue may pose a greater risk to public health than Zika. This is according to epidemiologist Izzy Gerstenbluth. Dengue can potentially cause more danger if, as predicted by the Meteorological Department, More...

Papaya
By Edition On Thursday, September 25th, 2014
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Papaya for Chikungunya and Dengue

After we’ve published the article titled “How to recover from Chikungunya”, we continued to do research on this disease, which is spreading in the Caribbean. Curaçao is not an exception.  Doing our research More...