There are about 2.8 million cholera cases and about 91,000 deaths in counties where cholera is common. Cholera tends to be most prevalent in countries with inadequate water treatment, poor sanitation, and inadequate hygiene?
Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal illness caused by bacteria. The disease infects the small intestine and causes painless, watery diarrhoea.
Countries at Risk
The disease is found throughout the world particularly in countries where poor sanitation conditions are observed. It is particularly prevalent in parts of Africa and South East Asia. If you are local to Middlesex and require vaccination against Cholera, please call and book an appointment today.
If you are planning to visit any of the following countries – Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Chad, Cuba, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Nepal, Niger, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Sierra Leone, South Sudan, Tanzania and Yemen, we encourage all travellers to ensure they have booked an appointment for Cholera vaccination through our Middlesex based Travel Clinic.