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Could I get the disease from natural water sources?

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
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In brief: What disease?

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What disease are you fearful of contracting from natural water? There are many diseases that can be contracted from poor or infested water sources.

In brief: What disease?

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What disease are you fearful of contracting from natural water? There are many diseases that can be contracted from poor or infested water sources.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Depends

It all depends on what "the disease" is you are referring to, and how you mean "natural" water source--if it is properly filtered and decontaminated, then infection is unlikely.
If neither, then many infections--like giardia--are possible.

In brief: Depends

It all depends on what "the disease" is you are referring to, and how you mean "natural" water source--if it is properly filtered and decontaminated, then infection is unlikely.
If neither, then many infections--like giardia--are possible.
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