Cholera outbreak reported in Blue Nile State, Sudan

So far this month, at least 12 people in the Al-Roseires area in Blue Nile State have died from cholera. The total number of cases in this outbreak is not reported.

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Advice For Travellers

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.