5 articles
Yellow Fever Deaths Reach 250 in Angola
Apr 26, 2016 | Colleen Nguyen

Currently, there is a particularly worrisome yellow fever outbreak in Angola due to the increasing number of cases, a vaccine shortage, and another...

Yellow Fever Claims 125 in Angola
Mar 4, 2016 | Colleen Nguyen

Since December 5, 2015, a Yellow fever outbreak in Angola has claimed 125 lives, with 664 suspected cases [1, 2]. The municipality of Viana in Luanda...

Measles in Review: USA, New Zealand, Angola, DR Congo
Mar 4, 2011 | healthmap

Measles is one of the leading causes of death in children and one of the most contagious diseases known.  Among susceptible people (those who are...

African Swine Fever in Angola
Jan 26, 2011 | healthmap

African Swine Fever was confirmed in the cities of Kambundi Katembo and Luquembo of Malanje Province, Angola. A report from January 21st state that...

2010 Year-End Special Issue
Dec 29, 2010 | healthmap

Here at HealthMap, we are often focused on outbreaks happening right now. As the new year approaches, we reflect on some of the outbreaks of 2010....