Watch the Waterborne Illnesses video (9:25 minutes) to learn the causes of waterborne illnesses around the globe. After watching the video, please answer the following questions in this discussion:

1. What is a waterborne illness?

2. What types of organisms are responsible for water born illnesses?

3. How are waterborne illnesses spread? What can done to prevent the spread?

4. Give an example of waterborne illness that has appeared in the news recently.

The video to watch is this link: