Prevention of cholera does not hurt

Head of the Federal Service for Supervision of Consumer Rights Protection and Human Welfare – Chief State Sanitary Doctor of the Russian Federation Anna Popova signed Decree on additional measures for the prevention of cholera.

According to the department’s specialists, “at the present stage, cholera continues to be one of the most urgent, socially significant and dangerous infectious diseases of international importance, isolated cases of which are considered as an emergency.”

How dangerous is the spread of cholera?

own point of view on this issue. broadcast Public news service introduced Deputy of the State Duma of the Russian Federation of the VII convocation, epidemiologist, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Doctor of Medical Sciences Gennady Onishchenko.


Cholera is a typical alimentary infection, it is poor quality water, food, and low culture. The infection is transmitted through water during the warm season – the second half of summer, the beginning of autumn.

No shocks are to be expected. A global catastrophe is not to be expected, but caution also does not hurt. There is no need to panic, but there is a reason to check the capabilities of the relevant services.

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