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Are there any jelly fish in Mauritius?
We are usually warned when there are Jelly Fish at Mont Choisy
My brother got stung once at le Morne sea. But they are not so common
Did he have to go to the hospital?
yes and my bad it was not le morne but choisy. His just next to me and saying that a stung is extremely painful and an antidote from an injection has to be administered. He was taken to hospital by an ers van in emergency.
Sorry to hear about the misadventure. Hope this has not put him off swimming though. How long did the pain last for?
about 1 to 2 days . After the injection the swelling subsided. It's a totally different type of injection administered directly to the vein.
I see. Thanks for the information :)
So rest assured and enjoy yourself!