Through the Directorate-General for Epidemiology, the Department of Public Health of the Province conducted anti-dengue operations in San Luis del Palmar and Bella Vista, eliminating several mosquito breeding sites Aedes aegypti.
In San Luis del Palmar, works were performed after a storm that returned to the weekend. In this regard, General Director of the Epidemiology, Gustavo Fernandez, said that "the promotional team plus the Vector Brigade visited the evacuation centers that gave repellents, flyers, alcohol in the gel and checked the insect sectors. In some cases they were used in aerosols insecticide inside and fumigation in outer space, "he added.
Finally, public health was also involved in the 15th ranking of the Bella Vista fishing competition. "At a party held in this town, a vector stand was installed, where repellent and information brochures on the prevention of vector diseases were brought to people who joined the fishing tournament," Fernandez said. Fernandez was accompanied by Deputy Director of the Zoonoses and Vector Control Directorate-General for Epidemiology and Regional Pathologies, Luis Insaurralde.