Cholera Spreads

learn how to stop it

treatments, symptoms,and causes

~symptoms are diarrhea and dehydration. Rarely, shock and seizures may occur in severe cases.

~Treatment includes rehydration, IV fluids, and antibiotics

~what is cholera?Cholera is an infectious disease that causes severe watery diarrhea, which can lead to dehydration and even death if untreated. It is caused by eating food or drinking water contaminated with a bacterium called Vibrio cholera.

protect yourself for cholera

how to prevent it!

Protect Yourself from Cholera

1.Drink and use safe water* expanded. ...

2.Wash your hands often with soap and safe water* collapsed. ...

3.Use latrines or bury your feces (poop); do not defecate in any body of water collapsed. ...

4.Cook food well (especially seafood), keep it covered, eat it hot, and peel fruits and vegetables* collapsed