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Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases Course


Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases
Health Guidelines for Avoiding Infectious Diseases

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


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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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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; - 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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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 46 reviews
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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
Release Date: 12 October 2012
Content  
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:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Ghada Elzoghby
    Ghada Elzoghby Egypt I am so happy to take this course I have a lot of information from the course thanks 2015-08-28 02:08:07
  • Magdalena Wrzecionowska
    Magdalena Wrzecionowska United Kingdom Very helpful. 2015-07-25 21:07:24
  • Karlyn Pixley
    Karlyn Pixley Canada Very simple to follow! 2015-06-12 17:06:28
  • DeKee Hamilton
    DeKee Hamilton United States of America Very informative and easy to navigate. 2015-05-18 23:05:17
  • Crystal Clemons
    Crystal Clemons United States of America It was an excellent course. The material was relevant but concise. 2015-03-31 18:03:29
  • Crystal Clemons
    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
  • Ana Frias
    Ana Frias United States of America I enjoy the test already presented 2015-03-30 19:03:17
  • Russhelle Williams
    Russhelle Williams United States of America The class was informative. 2015-03-19 20:03:54
  • Joyce Allender
    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
  • Tonya Onasch
    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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