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Water contamination and associated diseases - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   now iam staying in outside home so take water from hotels and from other sourses, it cause any health problem?
Doctor :   Yes Water can cause upto 70% of all infection Known to man and
Doctor :   Most importantly can lead to Hepatitis too if it is unsafe
User :   what can i do?
Doctor :   Boil and cool the water before you can consume it
Doctor :   Boiling needs to be done at 100 degrees for almost 20 min and then you need to cool it efore it is ready for consumption
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