Thirty-six people die in food related disease outbreak in South Africa
06 December, 2017, 00:22 | Author: Jason Torres
South Africa is battling an outbreak of a bacterium disease which has killed 36 people across the country out of the over 500 cases recorded last month.
Also on Tuesday, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi assured South Africans that his department, together with other concerned departments, will work hard to manage food safety in the country.
Listeriosis is a preventable disease caused by Listeria monocytogenes bacteria that is typically transferred through contaminated food and is readily treatable with antibiotics.
Listeriosis is caused by a bacterium found in soil, water and vegetation.
Most cases of the food-borne disease have been reported in Gauteng followed by the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. People usually contract it through animal products and fresh fruits and vegetables.
Although anyone can get #Listeriosis, those at high risk include newborns, the elderly, pregnant women, persons with weak immunity such as those with HIV, diabetes, cancer, chronic liver or kidney disease.
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