Hospital: Cholera Cases Rise in Kenya’s Capital
|04/16/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
The Kenyan capital has experienced a jump in cholera cases, one of the city’s top hospitals said on Tuesday, adding that eight of its own staff had been infected with the disease.
Cholera, which is spread by ingesting fecal matter, causes acute watery diarrhea and can kill within hours if not treated.
“There is an upsurge of cholera cases in the county of Nairobi. We have had several cases admitted in our hospital.
Unfortunately we had eight staff affected,” The Nairobi Hospital, which is private, said in a statement.
There were 23 cases of cholera admitted at the hospital, said Mohamed Dagane, the executive read more >>>