CHOLERA, DIARRHEA AND DYSENTERY UPDATE:
At least 26 people have been treated for cholera at
According to the director of Nkombo Health Centre, Didas Mukeshimana, the disease outbreak is attributed to low access to clean and safe water at the island. No deaths have so far been recorded, officials said. The statistics were announced during a meeting to discuss how to avert the outbreak on the
Saturday Times saw women and children fetching water from
Diarrhea - Mozambique (Zambezia Province)
A diarrhea outbreak caused at least 5 deaths in Zambezia province in central
Despite the provincial health authorities announcement that the outbreak of diarrhea and vomiting is already controlled, the truth is that the risk of severity continues to be a reality, because the provincial bodies have already launched an appeal to strengthen preventive measures.
"Every family and individual must continue with these preventive measures," said Horca Naera, director of health and social action of Alto Molocue in Zambezia province, one of the most populated areas of
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