Notes, Exercises, Videos, Tests and Things to Remember on Interrelation Between Health and Environment
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Clean environment makes our life easier and effective at the same time promotes longevity. On the other hand, the polluted and imbalanced environment negatively affects our health. As a result, diseases get spread.
Diseases that spread from contaminated water and its ways
Water is essential for humans to run daily activities like personal cleaning, cleaning of the house, cooking and drinking. If the level of water decreases in our body, then our body cells will shrink and die. Sources of water are polluted in various ways. The major cause for such pollution is humans. When our drinking water gets contaminated, it invites many diseases such as cholera, diarrhea, dysentery and typhoid.
Ways of controlling water borne diseases:
There is an inseparable bond between health and the environment. Human depends on the environment for their survival. Nature or the environment provides all resources required for mankind.Therefore, the environment should be kept clean and healthy to keep us healthy. A good environment gives us longevity. People living in better environmental conditions have higher life expectancy than those living in a polluted environment. If the environment is polluted, it causes various types of communicable and non-communicable diseases. Environmental balance is a must for the growth and development of human race.
The ways of controlling water borne diseases are:
The importance of environment health is it provides us knowledge about the nature or the environment which provides all resources required for mankind and teaches us that the environment should be kept clean and healthy to keep us healthy.
The diseases which are spread from contaminated water are: -
Which one of them is a biotic element?
Which one of them is not a way of controlling water-borne diseases?
Which of the following is not the water-borne disease?
If the environment is polluted, it causes ______ diseases.
neither communicable nor non-communicable
both communicable and non-communicable
______ is a must for the growth and development of human race.
Which one of the following is the abiotic factor?