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Giardia


GIARDIASIS (PARASITICAL ILLNESS)
CAUSE PREVENTION SYMPTOMS TREATMENT

Parasitical illness contracted from drinking unpurified water.

Drink only potable water.

Boil water for 3 to 5 minutes.

Use approved water purification tablets or filters.

Keep water containers clean.

Abdominal pain.

Weakness and nausea.

Frequent diarrhea and intestinal gas.

Loss of appetite.

Proper hydration with potable water.

Evacuation and prescribed medications.

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