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  • Doctors Accuse Venezuelan Government of Ignoring Diphtheria Outbreak

    October 7, 2016 ... the National Network of Epidemiology Defenders warned the disease was spreading across the southern state of Bolivar, ... April, but failed to warn communities of the resurgent disease. “By June there were already confirmed cases,” ... of the report accused the health ministry of keeping the disease quiet for “political reasons”. “This situation ...
  • Venezuelan National Assembly Declares National Health Emergency

    January 28, 2016 ... contracted during pregnancy.  “Venezuela has no endemic disease department, which means there is no authority ... the situation here. If the statistics don’t exist, the disease doesn’t exist and neither do public service ...