Santiago, Dominican Republic: 550 people exposed to cholera

Posted on August 26, 2012 • Filed under: Caribbean, Travel News

Suspected cases of cholera continue to increase at hospitals in the northern Dominican province of Santiago, where at least 550 people have been treated in the past nine days for acute diarrhea. Residents of the city of Tamboril, where the greatest number of cases have occurred, are complaining that the supposedly potable water they have been receiving is of terrible quality. Read article

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