Cholera continues to increase in Juba, South Sudan

The outbreak of cholera that began in mid-May in Juba continues to spread with a total of 670 reported cases and 23 deaths. Most of the cases have been reported from the neighborhoods of Northern Bari, Munuki, Juba, Rajaf, and Kator. All 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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