Microorganism

Learn safety against the 5 main micro organisms

Enterohemorrhagic and shiga toxin-producing E. coli (hemmoragic colitis)


.Toxin

. symptoms are vomiting, stomach cramps, and diarrhea

.prevention measures are: wash hands, cook meat thoroughly, prevent cross contamination.

. Some kinds of E. coli cause disease by making a toxin called Shiga toxin.


Most unwanted microorganisms

Hepatitus A (Hep A)

.Hepatitis A is a liver disease caused by the hepatitis A virus.

. Virus

. symptons include fever, malaise, loss of appetite, diarrhoea, nausea, abdominal discomfort.

. pervention vaccine, personal hygine, safe drinking water