Cremation rates have nearly doubled in one year as cemetery space has become increasingly rare in Mérida.
Yucatán state ranks fifth in confirmed Zika cases this year, with 70 new cases confirmed in the last week. Most are pregnant women undergoing routine testing for the virus.
The four intersections around the Plaza Grande have been fitted with audible traffic signals to help visually impaired pedestrians cross safely.
So what exactly do Fundacion BAI’s Medical Student Volunteers do? This video brings the answer into focus.
Dengue cases in Yucatán are down 82 percent from last year. Civic cooperation, as well as schools of mosquitofish, are credited.
An elderly woman from Lafayette, Ind., has been released from a Cancun hospital after paying $67,000 USD toward her $100,000-plus bill.
Encouraging news for the Indiana family walloped with huge bills and threats of jail from a Cancun hospital.
A family from Indiana, in Cancun for a “dream wedding,” is now scraping to pay off a hospital after the bride’s grandmother had a heart attack.
City Council has allocated 270,000 pesos to subsidize consulting services, medications and sterilization for city residents’ pets.
The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed the first case of zika in a pregnant woman in Yucatán. The patient is a 19-year-old from Kaua, which is 35 kilometers southeast of Mérida.