After Deaths, More Tourists to Dominican Republic Say They Were Stricken with Illness
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC -- Their island getaways went bad in ways that sound similar: crippling stomach cramps, explosive diarrhea, and malaise that lasted after they returned home. But in some ways, they consider themselves lucky. They survived their trips to the Dominican Republic. As reports of American tourists dying in the country continue to grab headlines, some travelers who fell violently ill tell CNN they wonder whether they may have escaped a worse fate.