More and more cases of typhoid fever in Tuburan, Philippines

So far the total number of cases of typhoid fever, both confirmed and suspected, in Tuburan is nearing 1,000 people.

Travellers to this city can reduce their risk of exposure to typhoid fever by being cautious and avoiding consuming contaminated food or water. Vaccination against typhoid fever should be considered, especially if unsafe food cannot be avoided.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Typhoid Fever.

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