Cholera in Bonao, Dominican Republic

During the past few days, a total of 63 people from the communities of Los Arroces and La Ceiba have been diagnosed with cholera.

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Advice For Travellers

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. Severe dehydration may occur very quickly.

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