Diseases can also be spread through water
Diseases | Acute, Chronic, Communicable Diseases
diseases last for only very short periods of time, and these are called acute diseases.
cholera, common cold, chicken pox and tuberculosis.
female Anopheles mosquito, which carries the parasite of malaria.
Female Aedes mosquito acts as carrier of dengue virus.
Robert Köch (1876) discovered the bacterium (Bacillus anthracis) which causes anthrax
Syphilis or AIDS that are transmitted by sexual contact from one partner to the other.
fishes like Gambusia in ponds that feed on mosquito larvae
Diseases in Indian Children
Scabies is an infection of the skin.
caused by tiny insects called mites.
Upper Respiratory Tract infection (URTI)
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections are extremely common due to air pollution and vehicular emission.
Tonsillitis is also one of upper respiratory tract infections.
Tonsils are the areas of lymphoid tissue on either side of the throat.
It is a water borne disease rampant in children due to poor sanitation.