Cholera - new outbreak in Democratic Republic of the Congo continues to expand

So far in 2012, a total of 19,100 cases of cholera have been reported nationwide. At least 400 people have died.

Travellers to this country 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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