Conch poisoning cases increase




Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands.

Health Minister Dr. Duane Sands confirmed Monday that the number of conch poisoning cases in New Providence had increased.

According to Dr. Sands, the stomach-wrenching bacteria has struck other locales around the island. Initial reports localized the conch poisoning to the Potter Cay Dock.

Dr. Sands warned Bahamians to eat the local delicacy with caution.