Tag: contaminated water

Water Toxins

Illnesses that result from contaminated water and

Overview Water pollution is defined as the penetration of foreign substances into groundwater or surface water, like rivers, lakes, oceans,

Water Toxins

Contaminated water and brain-eating amoeba

Overview Naegleria is one of the types of amoebae, and it is a unicellular organism, generally found in warm freshwaters

Water Toxins

Contaminated water and vector-borne diseases

Overview People are often not aware of the disastrous consequences of dumping waste and wastewater into the waterways and oceans

Water Toxins

Diseases transmitted by Bacteria and viruses in co

Overview The World Health Organization estimates that waterborne diseases cause 2 million deaths each year, mostly in young children. Such