Cholera the Bacteria

Vibrio cholerae

Were it attacks and How it spreads

Cholera is mainly spread by drinking water or eating food that has been contaminated by the waste product of an infected person. Cholera is a bacterium that attacks the small intestine. Main symptoms include diarrhea , vomiting, this may result in dehydration and in severe cases grayish-bluish skin.

How we can prevent/fight it

There is a vaccine for chlorera scientists don't recommend it because it only works in half the people and last for only a few months. To prevent getting cholera use boiled water,bottled ,or chemically disinfected. Avoid raw meats and shellfish ,unpasteurized milk products/milk, unpeeled fruits and veggies and tropical reef fish.If you get any symptoms get medical help immediately because dehydration can happen quickly.