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cholera

Infections
November 10, 2014

Cholera – What You Need to Know

There’s nothing better (and healthier) than a few gulps of water when you’re feeling thirsty, right? This may be true in countries where modern sewage and water treatments are available, but there are some places where a sip of water may be fatal because of a disease known as cholera. (more…)
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Gut & digestionInfections
May 29, 2014

Is there a cholera outbreak in the North West?

News reports this morning announced of a possible cholera outbreak in Bloemhof in the North West province. Over 200 people have been admitted to local clinics since Monday, showing typical cholera symptoms which include severe diarrhoea, vomiting, nausea, stomach cramps and dehydration. (more…)
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