More reports of cholera in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Health authorities have reported 48 new cases of cholera with 2 deaths in Sange. In addition, in Ituri (Oriental Province), registered cases of cholera increased from 144 to 161, with 3 deaths.

Travellers in these areas 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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