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Write the name of some water-borne diseases.

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Disease caused by bacterial infections of water are:

  • Cholera - waterborne illness that affects the intestine
  • Dysentery - bacterial disease caused by the microorganism called Shigella.
  • Typhoid fever - bacteria that brings this type of disease is the Salmonella typhi.
  • Legionellosis - liogenilla bacteria attacks the respiratory system.
  • Hepatitis A and E - cause jaundice, vomiting or even liver failure.
  •  Giardia - Giardia lamblia parasite causes intestinal problems.

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