TYPHOID

 

Typhoid is a serious disease caused by bacteria called Salmonella Typhi.
Generally, people get typhoid from contaminated food or water.
Typoid causes a high fever, weakness, stomach pains, headache, loss of
appetite, and sometimes a rash. If it is not treated, it can kill up to 30% of
people who get it.  Travelers to parts of the world where typhoid is common should be
vaccinated. People in close contact with a typhoid carrier should also be
vaccinated.






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