Diseases Caused by Micro Organisms – Notes
Transmission of Diseases
Air, water, food, physical contact and vectors are means of transmission of infection disease.
Prevention of diseases is more desirable that it’s successful treatment.
Availability of proper and sufficient food for everybody is a basic principle of prevention of infectious diseases.
Immunization is another way to prevent infectious disease.
Infection disease can be prevented by providing public hygiene and immunization to everyone.
Infection Diseases and Their Prevention
Malaria is caused by a tiny parasitic protozoan called plasmodium.
Amoebiasis or amoebic dysentery is another disease caused by a protozoan called Entamoeba histolytica that lives in the large instestine of human beings.