Deadly cholera in Mozambique

Between December 25 and February 27, there have been 41 deaths due to cholera in Mozambique. A total of 4,518 people have been infected. The most affected provinces are Tete, Nampula and Niassa. 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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