Waterborne Diseases and Prevention

Waterborne diseases are diseases transmitted by pathogenic microorganisms. The transmission process occurs through contact with faecal matter or during bathing, washing, drinking, and food preparation. Proper hygiene such as hand washing, use of clean water and disinfectants are common methods of prevention.

This lecture consists of 2 parts. At the end of the lecture, you have a chance to test your knowledge in the lecture quiz.


Part 1

Part 2



waterborne diseases quiz