Tag: cholera

What Exactly Does Cholera Do To Your Body?

What Exactly Does Cholera Do To Your Body?

If you’ve played the Oregon Trail then you know cholera is a harrowing illness that killed many a’pioneer. But what exactly IS cholera and why are people still getting it? Hey there bankers from Boston and Carpenters from Ohio, Trace here for DNews. While many of us only know it

Colon, rectum, and anus | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Colon, rectum, and anus | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: We’ve come a long way since we started talking about the gastrointestinal tract from our oral cavity. Now that we’ve made it all the way, down here, it’s time to talk about the final part of our GI tract. The large intestine, or the colon, the rectum and the

Digestive System Diseases

Digestive System Diseases

Tiny germs of cholera spread through the river Too small to see yet so dangerous. Flies carry the cholera yet on their feet. Unwashed hands spread it too. We swallowed the cholera germs on our water, on our food and on our fingers. Just one look and the nurse knew

Does Drinking Alcohol Kill Your Gut Bacteria?

Does Drinking Alcohol Kill Your Gut Bacteria?

From the hand sanitizer at your favorite food truck to those single-use wipes at the doctor’s office, alcohols are used to disinfect things all the time. So every time you have an alcoholic drink, it’s basically like microbe-killing juice… which doesn’t sound so great for the helpful critters in your

Rainwater Harvesting Off Grid

Rainwater Harvesting Off Grid

Hi. Markerbuoy with you once again, out in the woods on a beautiful November day. Twenty years ago when we first arrived in this spot, one of the first questions that most people would ask was “What do you do for water?” Come along with me, and I’ll show you