Water Borne Diseases

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General information about Water Borne Diseases

Drinking of water contaminated by human or animal feces, which contains pathogenic microorganisms, causes water borne diseases.

In developing countries four-fifths of all the illness are caused by water-borne diseases, with diarrhea being the leading cause of childhood death.

Floodwaters can carry with it Raw sewage, Silt, Oil or Chemical wastes and cause diarrhea and dysentery.

Infectious diseases caused by pathogenic bacteria, viruses, and protozoa are the most common and wide spread health risk associated with drinking water.


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i get to much imformation for my work and that's really helpful . thanks
minahil.zia Monday, December 17, 2012
Very helpful information I think we should use water purifiers like Kent for making the water clean. so that we can keep the water borne diseases away. It's also our responsibility to keep the water sources clean.
Rahul_Rathi Wednesday, July 27, 2011
This is not possiable sea water will affect our body and cause for any water desease. In weakness we are using salted water for enery and well recovery of body. Sooo 101% possibility is t sunami [ sea water 0 never effect or not cuase for any water diseases
sanjogundale Monday, March 14, 2011
Is there Still any serotype of vibrio cholera? If present which states are prone to get outbreak?
sundar_hi Wednesday, October 14, 2009
excellent information wonderful piece of information
guest Wednesday, January 9, 2008
ya excellent information but not enough.. because i want some more information.
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