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Getting vaccinated against yellow fever

WHO Comes to the Rescue of Brazil with 3.5 Million Doses of Yellow Fever Vaccine

In response to the yellow fever outbreak currently on-going in Brazil some 3.5 million ...

Hundreds of howler monkeys have been killed by the yellow fever virus. Credit: Carla Possamai, Muriqui Project of Caratinga

Yellow Fever Is Wiping Out Brazil’s Howler Monkeys

The deadly yellow fever — an infectious disease caused by a mosquito-borne virus — ...

Already Facing Dengue Brazil Now Has to Deal with Yellow Fever

Authorities in the South of Brazil fear that the yellow fever outbreak reported along ...

Brazil-Argentina-Paraguay Triple Border Fears Yellow Fever Epidemics

Since the confirmed yellow fever deaths of two jungle workers in the neighboring province ...

Another Brazilian Dies from Yellow Fever and Foreigners Are Told to Get Vaccine

Foreign travelers to Brazil who intend to visit rural and forested areas are being ...

In Brazil, Yellow Fever Scare Brings Fear of an Epidemic

Brazil's Health Minister, José Gomes Temporão, used a radio and TV pool this Sunday, ...

Brazil Leads Production of Yellow Fever and Rabies Vaccines

Exports of yellow fever vaccines by Brazil’s Fundação Oswaldo Cruz (Fiocruz) have grown no ...