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will chlorination of water prevent cholera?

the drinking water which is distributed through public water system is only chlorinated, will chlorination of water is enough to prevent cholera?
Asked On : Thu, 1 Oct 2009
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yes it helps keep the water free of diseases.
Answered: Fri, 18 Mar 2011
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Clorination will help you to kill the bacteria. So i think since choler is also caused by bacteria the chlorination will kill this cholera bacteria also. I think it will prevent cholera, any way better to boil the water, cool it and then drink it
Answered: Mon, 12 Oct 2009
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Yes why not. I have not come across cholera cases in properly maintained sanitation areas where clorinated water is supplied. cholera prevention also requires cultivation of good hygiene and sanitation habits.

Answered: Thu, 1 Oct 2009
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it is better to use water filters to prevent cholera or other infections
Answered: Wed, 14 Oct 2009
  User's Response
Boil the drinking water before drinking, this is the easiest and safest method to prevent cholera. Chlorinated water has bad taste to drink
Answered: Wed, 14 Oct 2009
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chlorination is the choice to prevent water borne cholera......

Answered: Thu, 11 Mar 2010
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