Quantcast

Latest Waterborne diseases Stories

2010-05-19 14:12:20

UT professor finds concentrations of viruses and bacteria linked to human feces in community water sources in East Tennessee.

d1d3b9f64e415dbdec13aa3939e07ba91
2010-05-05 08:23:44

Presence or absence of "marine snow" in water samples affects predictions of waterborne disease transmission to humans.

2010-03-15 13:56:00

An estimated three to four million people – about one in every eight Canadians –drink water from private supplies.

2009-12-16 08:27:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc. (CTI) (OTC Bulletin Board: CVAT; Berlin: WTC) is pleased to announce that the CaviGulation system offers essentially complete disinfection (up 99.999 %) by killing bacteria and viruses.

2009-06-11 13:27:17

State and local governments should consider taking precautions to prevent waterborne illness associated with splash parks, U.S. health officials advise.

2009-03-23 08:02:00

WASHINGTON, March 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- March 22 was World Water Day, an international day of observance that grew out of the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in Rio de Janeiro.

2008-08-01 15:00:53

By Jeff Mosier and Holly Yan, The Dallas Morning News Aug. 1--The Dallas County medical examiner's office is investigating whether the death of a 6-year-old girl is related to the parasitic infection cryptosporidiosis. Rosemary Stagaman of Richardson died Monday at Medical City Dallas Hospital.

2008-08-01 03:00:35

By Jeff Mosier and Holly Yan, The Dallas Morning News Aug. 1--The Dallas County medical examiner's office is investigating whether the death of a 6-year-old girl is related to the parasitic infection cryptosporidiosis. Rosemary Stagaman of Richardson died Monday at Medical City Dallas Hospital.

2008-08-01 03:00:17

By Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Aug. 1--The number of cases of Cryptosporidium at Burger's Lake has grown to 67, the Tarrant County Public Health department said Thursday.

2008-07-31 21:00:22

By Elizabeth Campbell, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Texas Jul. 31--The number of cases of Cryptosporidium at Burger's Lake has grown to 67, the Tarrant County Public Health department said Thursday.


Latest Waterborne diseases Reference Libraries

0_cef863082995e6cb66fa4a692bf165a7
2011-04-28 16:37:36

Vibrio vulnificus is a species of Gram-negative, motile, curved, rod-shaped bacteria of the Vibrio Genus. Hollis et al. first reported it in 1976. It was given the name Beneckea vulnifica by Reichelt et al. in 1976 and in 1979 Vibrio vulnificus by Farmer. V. vulnificus is related to V. cholerae and is present in marine environments such as estuaries, brackish ponds, or coastal areas. It causes an infection often incurred after eating seafood, especially raw or undercooked oysters. It can...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
deuteragonist
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.
Related