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Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases


Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases

Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases

Learn more about the techniques and practices that help avoid infectious diseases.


Students: 1,707
Course Description

Every year millions of people in the developing world fall ill or die from infectious diseases due to lack of awareness of basic health guidelines and practices. In this free online healthcare course you will learn about guidelines for avoiding various infectious diseases such as cholera, malaria, and tuberculosis, as well as guidelines for treating the resulting symptoms like diarrhoea.
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These guidelines include why it is so important to keep individuals and family members clean in order to avoid germs and infections. This course will provide healthcare and aid workers in developing countries with practical knowledge of these diseases and how they can be avoided by using simple and effective hygiene practices and procedures. This free online healthcare course will be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like to learn more about the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, and to all learners who would like a greater understanding of healthcare guidelines for avoiding infectious diseases.

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Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes: - Ability to maintain basic hygiene for you and your family; - Create a safe hazard free environment for children and pregnant women;
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- Learn how to diagnose various diseases by recognising their symptoms; - Learn the benefits of Immunisation; - Learn how to treat and recover from various diseases; -Learn how to prevent disease by avoiding hazards; - Use simple techniques to ease symptoms and recover more quickly; - Learn when to visit you medical centre; - Ability to prioritise with pregnant women and children; - See the benefits of completing the treatment set out by your doctor.
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Module 1: Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases
Module 2: Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases

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Course Title Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases
Course # 535
Course Publisher Thare Machi Education
Course Category 13
Content Origin
Course Description  Every year millions of people in the developing world fall ill or die from infectious diseases due to lack of awareness of basic health guidelines and practices. In this free online healthcare course you will learn about guidelines for avoiding various infectious diseases such as cholera, malaria, and tuberculosis, as well as guidelines for treating the resulting symptoms like diarrhoea. These guidelines include why it is so important to keep individuals and family members clean in order to avoid germs and infections. This course will provide healthcare and aid workers in developing countries with practical knowledge of these diseases and how they can be avoided by using simple and effective hygiene practices and procedures. This free online healthcare course will be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like to learn more about the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases, and to all learners who would like a greater understanding of healthcare guidelines for avoiding infectious diseases.
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Release Date 12 October 2012
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
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PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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    Crystal Clemons United States of America It was an excellent course. The material was relevant but concise. 2015-03-31 18:03:29
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    Crystal Clemons United States of America The course was well written. The causes, symptoms and cures were to the point. Online studying allows you to review the information when you want to. 2015-03-31 15:03:35
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    Ana Frias United States of America I enjoy the test already presented 2015-03-30 19:03:17
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    Russhelle Williams United States of America The class was informative. 2015-03-19 20:03:54
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    Joyce Allender United States of America This course was very good it taught you how to avoid infectious diseases and how to keep from getting them. 2015-03-03 09:03:11
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    Tonya Onasch United States of America Easy to understand, liked learning at my own pace. 2015-02-28 20:02:14
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    Tonya Onasch United States of America Very informative! I really enjoyed it. 2015-02-28 20:02:25
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    Raylene Toop Canada I learned alot from the program, Thanks 2015-02-25 03:02:28
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    Hannah Nattrass United Kingdom Although alot of these conditions are not common in the UK it is still good to keep up to date with appropriate guidelines in prevent infection from these conditions 2015-02-23 22:02:35
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    Khalid Tag Elsir United States of America it is a very nice course ... i really enjoyed it 2015-02-06 08:02:56
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