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Izzy Gerstenbluth
By Edition On Friday, November 11th, 2016

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...

Izzy Gerstenbluth
By Edition On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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This year 820 registered cases of Zika virus

WILLEMSTAD - After the first case of Zika Curaçao was diagnosed in January, the number of confirmed cases has so far risen to 820. This has epidemiologist Izzy Gerstenbluth said recently at a press conference. In More...

By Edition On Monday, July 18th, 2016

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...

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By Edition On Monday, January 19th, 2015

Possible Ebola patient denied entry to Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - A Dutch man who may be carrying the Ebola virus and has been living in the United States, is not allowed to travel to Curacao. This is what the Ministry of General Affairs announced today. This announcement More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

Numbers of new chikungunya infections continues to decline

WILLEMSTAD - The downward trend in the number of new chikungunya infections in Curacao continues. This was confirmed by epidemiologist Izzy Gerstenbluth. With the collected data on the virus Curaçao will make a More...

Izzy Gerstenbluth
By Edition On Monday, December 22nd, 2014

Tourist sector suffers from Chikunkunya

WILLEMSTAD - The tourism industry in Curacao is shocked by the news in the Netherlands about Chikunkunya on the island. According to Liza Dindial, president of Curacao Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHATA), More...