Cholera - outbreak in Tamboril, Dominican Republic (update)

The number of deaths due to a cholera outbreak in Tamboril has increased to 6. Over 500 cases have developed symptoms compatible with cholera infection.

Travellers in this area 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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