Wellness - Preventive Care | 0-18 yrs

Airborne Diseases And Ways To Prevent Them

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Airborne diseases are those diseases that get transmitted through the air. Often, airborne allergens cause inflammation in the nose, throat, sinuses, and the upper airway lungs. 

Upper airway inflammation causes coughing, congestion, and sore throat. It can spread via sneezing and coughing, and breathing in infected air.

Understanding diseases that spread through the air, and how to prevent and avoid them, is important. Preventing airborne diseases completely is impossible. 

However, taking simple precautionary measures like avoiding contact with a sick person, proper room ventilation, washing hands frequently and other tips, would help in preventing to a certain extent.

In this ClipBook, we have touched upon some key points with regards to airborne diseases. More detail and information inside. Learn more and stay safe!

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