Water outage increases the risk of gastroenteritis and eyes and skin diseases

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p726
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to study the impact of water outage due to constructions or pipe breaks on the health of people. The study claims that it causes infections of gastroenteritis and eye and skin diseases. The result suggests for the promotion of personal hygiene education during water supply shortage.


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