By: Gabby and Payton
How is it spread?
What are the symptoms of this illness?
Cholera can cause watery diarrhea and vomiting, making people who have it get dehydrated quickly.
Cholera is an extremely virulent disease. It affects both children and adults and can kill within hours.
Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal
Disease that can kill within hours if left untreated.
There are an estimated 3–5 million cholera cases and 100 000–120 000 deaths due to cholera every year.
Provision of safe water and sanitation is critical in reducing the impact of cholera and other waterborne diseases.