34 deaths due to cholera epidemic in Sierra Leone

An epidemic of cholera in the north and south of Sierra Leone has killed at least 34 people and caused 2,137 cases in the last month.

Travellers in this area can reduce their risk of exposure to cholera by taking all necessary precautions to avoid consuming contaminated food and water.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Cholera.

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