This special edition deals with the various diseases that are spread by animals, insects, and through food and water contamination, and the identification and outbreak of animal-, insect-, food-, and water-borne diseases.
Half Title Page.
Table of Contents.
Animal-Borne Illnesses and Diseases.
1: What Are Animal-Borne Illnesses?.
2: Emerging and Zoonotic Infections in the United States.
3: Specific Populations at Risk of Animal-Borne Infections.
4: Animals and the Germs They Spread.
5: Recent Animal-Borne Diseases.
Insect-Borne Illnesses and Diseases.
6: What Are Vector-Borne Diseases?.
7: Arboviral Diseases.
8: Bacterial Diseases.
9: Rickettsial Zoonoses.
10: Protozoan Parasites.
Food-and Water-Borne Illnesses and Diseases.
11: The Burden of Foodborne Illness.
12: Magnitude and Burden of Waterborne Disease in the United States.
13: Food Contamination and Food Poisoning.
14: Common Foodborne Pathogens and Illnesses.
15: Foodborne Illness: Especially Dangerous for the Vulnerable.
16: Foodborne Illness from Natural Toxins.
17: Water Contamination and Its Effects.
18: Assessing the Impact of Climate Change on Water-Related Illnesses.
19: Water Safety for Travelers.
Diseases and Outbreaks Transmitted to Humans from Animals, Insects, and Contaminated Food and Water.
20: Zoonoses and Outbreaks.
21: Vector-Borne Disease Identification and Outbreaks.
22: Foodborne Disease and Outbreaks.
23: Detecting and Tracking Waterborne Disease and Outbreaks.
How to Protect Yourself and Your Family from Diseases and Illnesses Transmitted to Humans by Animals, Insects, and Contaminated Water.
24: Protect Yourself and Your Family from Zoonotic Diseases.
25: Protecting Yourself from Disease Vectors.
26: How to Protect Yourself and Your Family from Foodborne Illnesses and Diseases.
27: Guide to Safe Water Systems.
Resurgent and Emerging Diseases in a Changing World.
28: Major Factors in the Emergence of Infectious Disease.
29: Emerging Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Resistance: A Global Threat.
30: Countering Bioterrorism.
31: The One Health Approach.
32: Strengthening Global Health Capacity against Infectious