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Drinking Water

  • By: Andrew J. Waskey
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Drinking water is potable water or water that can be drunk or ingested by human beings. Water is a vital necessity for humans, without which they quickly die.

The modern world is now rapidly growing more urban than rural and has a ...

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