Updated : 1 week, 2 days ago IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], May 17 (ANI): Refuting the reports of Cholera outbreak in the Puri district in the wake of cyclone 'Fani', Sanjaya Singh, secretary Information and Public Relations, Odisha government said on Friday that there is no epidemic in the affected district.
Updated : 1 month, 3 weeks ago IST
Beira [Mozambique], Apr 4 (ANI): Health authorities here on Wednesday launched a six-day mass vaccination campaign to prevent the spread of cholera that killed at least three people with most cases reported in the cyclone-ravaged port city of Beira.
Maputo [Mozambique], Mar 30 (ANI): In the wake of a devastating cyclone and flooding, cholera cases in Mozambique have shot up to 139, health officials said on Friday (local time).
Updated : 1 year ago IST
Cox's Bazar [Bangladesh], May 7 (ANI): A massive cholera vaccination campaign began on Monday to protect nearly one million Rohingyas and their host communities living in and around the refugee camps in Bangladesh, to prevent any potential outbreak during the ongoing monsoon season.
Updated : 1 year, 4 months ago IST
Beijing [China], Jan 25 (ANI): China on Wednesday donated around two million yuan to Zambia, helping them to tackle a massive cholera outbreak that has ravaged the country, particularly in the capital, Lusaka, since September last year.
Lusaka [Zambia], December 31 (ANI): Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Saturday directed the military to help fight the spread of cholera, which has killed 41 people in the Zambian capital so far.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Washington DC [USA], Dec 13 (ANI): In a recent study, a group of researchers have developed a high-dose cholera vaccine for controlling outbreaks.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
Sanaa [Yemen], June 20 (ANI): A cholera epidemic has claimed over a thousand lives in Yemen since late April, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Sanaa [Yemen], May 16 (ANI): Yemen has declared a state of emergency in its capital city of Sana'a as a massive cholera outbreak killed more than hundred people in the recent weeks.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], April 16 (ANI): Beware before you drink that ice-tea! A study finds that drinking iced tea or un-boiled water and having a water source near a toilet may increase the risk of cholera.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan. 28 (ANI): Hilleman Laboratories, a joint-venture partnership between MSD and Wellcome Trust, has announced that it has been awarded a set of global patents for its Oral Cholera Vaccine (OCV).