General Health Risks: Chagas Disease
Chagas Disease is transmitted by the Triatoma insect in rural and suburban areas of Mexico, Central America, South America, and the southern United States.
Chagas Disease - Overview
Be Alert to Chagas Disease
Risk is present in rural areas below 1500 m / 4,921 ft. Public health education and eradication programs are ongoing.
Main vectors: Triatoma dimidiata, Rhodnius prolixus