Progress Report Of Public Health In Wisconsin Volume 13

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byWisconsin. State Board Of Health

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ... or children to go from any house or building infected with scarlet fever, diphtheria, cholera, small pox or other contagious or infectious disease, to attend any public school, church, or place of amusement, or to travel in any public vehicle. Rule. 4. No person within the jurisdiction of this board shall be allowed or permitted to go from any house or building infected with scarlet fever diphtheria, cholera, small pox or other contagious diseases dangerous to the public health, to attend any public school, church or place of amusement, or to travel in any public vehicle. QUESTION 17. TYPHOID FEVER. This is very closely related to the previous question, and what has been said of contagious diseases is in a large measure applicable to this. The table shows typhoid fever prevalent in 21 of the communities reported; in 24 per cent. of these it was thought to be traced to the use of impure water. The following are some of the testimonials which throw Sanitary Condition of the Public Schools. light upon this subject: "Much typhoid fever resulting from impure water." "Poor water, poor ventilation, poor privies; much typhoid fever prevalent." " Scarlet fever, diphtheria and typhoid fever prevalent. probably from impure water, low wet ground and poor ventilation." " Typhoid fever from bad water; privies never disinfected or emptied." " Typhoid fever prevalent; thought to be owing to impure water in town." " Typhoid fever in one family traced to impure family well." 'Typhoid fever has been in the community, probably caused by drain from kitchen being close to well." " Typhoid fever prevalent; physician said he thought it was caused largely from filthy wells." The defects of this school are spoken of as no ventilation except windows and transom,...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1891 edition. Excerpt: ... or children to go from any house or building infected with scarlet fever, diphtheria, cholera, small pox or ot...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:46 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.1 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217323596

ISBN - 13:9780217323598

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