Cholera outbreak in kruger park - Cholera Epidmic In China

Contributing Factors To Outbreaks For Cholera         Cholera is a highly infectious disease normally caused by consuming contaminated food or water. Vibrio cholerae is the bacterium responsible for the disease.

The name cholera is derived from the Greek word ‘Khole’ meaning ‘flow of bile’ and Latin word ‘Cholera’ meaning ‘billious diarrhea’. This is the most feared diarrhea disease due to its severity.More...

 

What Are Symtoms Of Cholera ?

What Are Symtons Of Cholera

Cholera is caused by the bacteria vibrio cholerae. Transmission of this disease to human beings takes place through the water route either through drinking of contaminated water or through food stuff. This is a disease where the bacteria act rapidly to cause maximum damage. More...

 

Causes And Treatment Of Vibrio Cholera Or Cholera

Causes And Treatment Of Vibrio Cholera Or Cholera

Cholera is a gastroenteritis disease and highly infectious. Vibrio cholerae is the name of the bacteria that is responsible for this disease. It is one of the most rapid acting illnesses known. When it is severe, a healthy person’s blood pressure can drop to hypotensive levels within an hour. More...

 

 

How Many People Have Cholera In The World ?

How Many People Have Cholera In The World

Cholera is one of the three diseases that are being monitored by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is mandatory for all member nations to notify WHO regarding any incidence of cholera in their country. This data is compiled by the WHO and used to monitor the spread of cholera in the world. More...

 

When Someone Has Cholera What Will It Look Like ?

When Someone Has Cholera What Will It Look Like

The bacteria Vibrio cholerae is responsible for causing cholera. The route through which it affects humans is eating contaminated food stuff and drinking contaminated water. Unclean living conditions, and poor hygiene and sanitation are the main causes of this disease. More...

 

Cholera Epidmic In China

Cholera Epidmic In China     Cholera epidemic is found to be present in many Asian countries, and China is no different. There are many instances when this epidemic is found to spread in many different areas in China. Very often people in China are infected by cholera due to poor hygiene and living conditions. Many rivers in the country are polluted and are known to be breeding grounds for epidemics including cholera. More...

Cholera Outbreak In Kruger Park

Cholera Outbreak In Kruger Park      Kruger National Park is the largest game reserve in South Africa and it is located in the eastern part of the country. It covers an area of 18,989 square kilometers. It extends 350 kilometers from north to south and 60 kilometers from east to west. It borders Zimbabwe in the north and Mozambique in the east. More...