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A woman crouches in a stream using a bucket to collect water in Nigeria.

Children playing in pond in Bangladesh. Defecating in water is a frequent cause of disease

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With access to clean water, villagers can utilize hand-washing to prevent the spread of diarrheal diseases.

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Biological Oxygen Demand (BOD) is an indicator of water pollution levels, which

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Diarrhea is the key symptom of cholera.

British poet W. H. Auden once noted, “Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.” Yet while we all know water is crucial for life, ...


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Nurses wearing protective suits escort a man infected with the Ebola virus to a hospital in Monrovia, Liberia. Zoom Doso/AFP

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Drinking water can be contaminated during natural disasters such as floods, earthquakes, and hurricanes

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27 million people lack safe water in countries facing or at risk of famine

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Study warns water sanitation crisis in Gaza may cause disease outbreak and possible epidemic


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Microscope photo of the Vibrio cholerae "comma" bacterium

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The role of water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) in healthcare settings to reduce

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Numbers of Disability-Adjusted Life-Years Due to Causes That Are Attributable to Climate Change, as of 2000.

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Dehydration is easy to remedy but can be serious if left unchecked.

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