Tag: sanitation

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

Kids dying form diarrhea … Really !! a serious disease !!

Plus d’un demi million d’enfants et bambins meurent de diarrhée chaque année Malgré les progrès significatifs qui ont permis de réduire le nombre de décès causés par les maladies diarrhéiques ces dernières décennies… les maladies diarrhéiques sont l’une des plus grandes causes de décès des bambins dans le monde En

Fecal–oral route | Wikipedia audio article

The fecal–oral route (also called the oral–fecal route or orofecal route) describes a particular route of transmission of a disease wherein pathogens in fecal particles pass from one person to the mouth of another person. Main causes of fecal–oral disease transmission include lack of adequate sanitation (leading to open defecation),

Contagious norovirus could spread further

Contagious norovirus could spread further

TALKED TO A SPECIALIST ABOUT HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF. KELLY: THE CAUSE OF THE OUTBREAK AT THE DINNER THEATER RESTAURANT IS STILL UNKNOWN, BUT DOCTORS KNOW A LOT ABOUT THE NOROVIRUS AND HOW IT SPREADS. ONE OUTBREAK AND HAVE FAR-REACHING EFFECTS. THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS STILL INVESTIGATING WHAT HAPPENED HERE

Diarrhea | Wikipedia audio article

Diarrhea | Wikipedia audio article

Diarrhea, also spelled diarrhoea, is the condition of having at least three loose, liquid, or watery bowel movements each day. It often lasts for a few days and can result in dehydration due to fluid loss. Signs of dehydration often begin with loss of the normal stretchiness of the skin

Use Your Head (US Navy, 1945)

Use Your Head (US Navy, 1945)

[Music] [McGillicuddy is peeling potatoes in the galley when he realizes he needs to use the head and waves his hand frantically.] [McGillicuddy:] Hey, Sarge! [Sarge:] Ok, McGillicuddy. [Narrator:] When you gotta go, you gotta, hey look out, Mac! [McGillicuddy runs out the door and into a tree with a

DefeatDD: Superheroes vs. Villains

DefeatDD: Superheroes vs. Villains

All seems serene in this small village, but wait! A dastardly, diabolical duo of deadly diarrheal diseases are creeping into this quiet community. Seizing upon the situation, these sinister sicknesses are stealing soap and soiling the streams. Who will save the village? Our forceful, fastidious defeaters of diarrhea have arrived.