EPI Director talks cholera with Pacific Standard Magazine
EPI Director J. Glenn Morris was featured in an article for Pacific Standard Magazine. He talked about the effects of cholera in nations like Bengal, where cholera affects a large portion of the population. Morris also talked about how easy the disease can be transmitted.
“They’re passing huge numbers of microorganisms that are hyper-infectious, and then it becomes fairly easy to get enough on your hands, your fingers, in the food, in the water sources, then you then proceed to infect everybody else in the household,” Morris told Bryn Nelson, author of the article.
Check out the entire article, here.