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Diseases caused by pollution

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Diseases caused by pollution

  1. 1. DISEASESCAUSED BYPOLLUTIONAsia Kainat Awan
  2. 2. Types of Pollution Water Air Pollution pollution Land Radioactive Pollution Pollution Noise Pollution
  3. 3. Air Pollution
  4. 4. Air PollutionEffects and Diseases Reduced energy level Irritation of eyes, nose, mouth and throat Headaches and dizziness Respiratory symptoms such as coughing and wheezing
  5. 5. Air Pollution Respiratory and lung diseases including o Asthma attacks o Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease –COPD o Reduced lung function o Pulmonary cancer – caused by a series of carcinogen chemicals that through inhalation o Mesothelioma – a particular type of lung cancer, usually associated with exposure to asbestos (it usually occurs 20-30 years after the initial exposure) o Pneumonia o Bronchitis o Emphysema
  6. 6. Air PollutionLung Cancer
  7. 7. Air PollutionSilicosis
  8. 8. Air PollutionCOPD - diseases of thelungs in which theairways becomenarrowed
  9. 9. Air PollutionEffects and Disease Disruption of endocrine, reproductive and immune systems Neurobehavioral disorders Cardiovascular problems Cancer Premature death
  10. 10. Water Pollution
  11. 11. Water PollutionDiseases and Effects Caused by polluted beach  Infectious diseases caused water by pathogens o Gastroenteritis o Typhoid o Dhiarrhea – 3 million death o Giardiasis o Encephalitis o Amoebiasis o Stomach cramps and aches o Vomiting o Ascariasis o Hepatitis o Hookworm o Respiratory infections
  12. 12. Water PollutionDiseases and Effects  Liver damage and even cancer  Kidney damage  Neurological problems  Reproductive and endocrine damage  Thyroid system disorders  Minamata Disease  Caused by bathing into contaminated water o Rashes, Red eyes and Ear aches
  13. 13. Soil Pollution
  14. 14. Soil PollutionDiseases and Effects Cancer Brain and Nerve damage Kidney and Liver Disease Malaria Viruses o Ebola virus in the Congo o Nipah virus in Malaysia o Hantavirus and West Nile virus in the United States
  15. 15. Radioactive Pollution
  16. 16. Radioactive Pollution
  17. 17. Radioactive PollutionDiseases and Effects damage proteins, membranes, and nucleic acids Damage DNA Tumours Leakaemania blood in cough Ulcer Swelling of bone joints Cancer, Lung Cancer, Skin Cancer, Bone Cancer Eye Problems
  18. 18. Noise Pollution
  19. 19. Noise PollutionDiseases and Effects Blood Pressure Temporary or permanent deafness Hear disease disturbed sleep, tinnitus, and severe irritation increase of the stress hormones like adrenaline, noradrenalin, and cortisol in the body
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