Examples of Communicable Diseases:
Some communicable diseases are able to be prevented with vaccines. However, around 42,000 adults die each year from vaccine-preventable communicable diseases. Around 300 children die from theses diseases as well.
How to Prevent Diseases from Spreading
Infectious diseases can be prevented by getting vaccinated, washing your hands, keeping personal items to yourself, and avoiding contact with others when you're sick. Communicable diseases can be spread in many different ways. To prevent spreading a disease when you're sick, avoid physical contact with others.