A Simple Guide to Water Borne Diseases by Kenneth Kee
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 28.
Approx. 6,440 words.
Published on November 16, 2012.
Water-borne diseases are illnesses in developing countries which are caused by drinking or coming in contact with water contaminated by human or animal feces, which have pathogenic microorganisms.
Infection commonly results during bathing, washing, drinking, in the preparation of food, or the consumption of food which are infected in this way.