Cholera

How to identify and treat Cholera

Causes of Cholera

Vibrio Cholerae, the bacterium which causes Cholera, is usually found in water or food contaminated by feces from a person with the infection. Many main causes of the spread of Cholera include; municipal water supplies, ice made from municipal water supplies, foods and drinks sold by street vendors, vegetables grown in water that has been exposed to human waste, and raw or undercooked fish.

Treatments for Cholera

To prevent Cholera, one should boil their water, dispose of waste properly, wash tier fruits and vegetables, and to treat Cholera, one should stay hydrated and take antibiotics.