Another cholera outbreak in Kenya

A new cholera outbreak in 3 villages in Mandera County has resulted in 35 infections in just the past week. No deaths have been reported so far.

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Advice For Travellers

Travellers to any area where cholera has been reported can reduce the risk of exposure to this infection by strictly observing all food and water precautions. If gastrointestinal symptoms (e.g., vomiting and profuse watery diarrhoea) develop while visiting the affected area, travellers should seek medical care at once.

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