Another cholera outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo
In the last two weeks, it was reported that there were 141 newly infected people with cholera and 11 deaths in the resort Mwenge in Tanganyika province.
All travellers can minimize the risk of exposure to this disease. Strictly observe all food and water precautions in any area where there is cholera. If gastrointestinal symptoms (e.g., vomiting and profuse watery diarrhoea) develop while visiting the affected area, travellers should seek medical care at once.