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Dengue fever in Caracas up
374% so far this year

El Universal [Caracas, Venezuela], by Natalia Matamoros

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Posted By:PageTurner, 5/14/2014 5:24:35 PM

The number of cases of dengue fever in the first 18 weeks of the year has jump by 766 with respect to the same period in Caracas in 2013. The information was disclosed by the Epidemic Report issued by the Health Ministry. As many as 205 cases were reported during such period in 2013. In Caracas, the accrued figure during the same period this year amounted to 971 cases. The report outlines, though, that the number of cases have descended from 28 in the 18th week to 26 in the 17th week. Overall, based on the accrued figure, 21,360 people across the country

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Dengue is new to Venezuela. These are the wages of Castrocare. Ain´t all that ´free´ health care grand? Just like Michael Moore says.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC, 5/14/2014 6:05:19 PM     (No. 9848769)

This is a mosquito born disease... you can thank an enviromentalist whacko for rise in disease.

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