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Rospotrebnadzor warns of spreading cholera worldwide Petrozavodsk SPEAKS | Newspaper "Petrozavodsk" online



Rospotrebnadzor, quoting WHO data, said that since the beginning of the year, more than 73,000 people have had cholera in 37 countries, he also called numerous recommendations on how to avoid contagious disease, the agency said.

The Federal Consumer Protection and Human Rights Supervision Commission reports that, according to World Health Organization, more than 73,300 people have been infected with cholera in 37 countries since the beginning of this year, out of which 1,788 cases were fatal, more than 270,000 cases of cholera suspected,

– he said in a statement.

It has been reported that more than 70.2 thousand cases occur in African continent countries, and there is now a complication of the epidemiological situation in the countries of South America.

To prevent contagious diseases, the department recommends that you drink only safe drinking water and beverages (drinking water and drinks in the original packaging, boiled water) for drinking; Do not use ice made of raw water; meat, fish and seafood must be subjected to heat treatment; Wash vegetables and fruits with safe water and pour boiling water over them.


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