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  1. Global Ultraviolet Disinfection Market Driven by Clean Water Requirements: TechnavioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... method does not release any carcinogenic by-products and is an active disinfectant to highly resistant protozoa like Giardia and Cryptosporidium. This application segment is expected to grow at a CAGR of almost 30% in the forecast period, fueled by ...

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  2. Can you catch diseases from your pets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Stuff.co.nz

    Either they give them lots of hugs and kisses without a care in the world, or they're cautious and keep animals' mouths far away from their faces. Giardia, a common soil- and water-borne disease that can result in diarrhoea in both animals and humans, is common.

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  3. Scientist mapping proteins of gastro-causing parasiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | ABC News

    Medical professionals have moved a step closer to a simple test that will allow them to identify different strains of the gastro-causing parasite giardia, after receiving further funding to continue the research. Murdoch University academics will use the $45,000 grant towards their goal of mapping the proteins of the various strains of the parasite.

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  4. Prevalence and risk factors of intestinal protozoan infections: a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | BioMed Central

    ... intestinal parasites in the population was 37.5% (385 out of 1025 cases), some individual with multiple infections. Giardia lamblia was detected in 179 (17.46%), Blastocystis hominis in 182 (17.76%), Entamoeba histolytica / dispar in 9 (0.87%), ...

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  5. 4 Rare Causes Of Terrible DiarrheaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Medical Daily

    ... it can be a symptom of a serious problem in your body. If you drink food or water contaminated with the parasite Giardia, the resulting diarrhea can be pretty severe. "Giardia is protected by an outer shell that allows it to survive outside the body ...

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  6. New Gastrointestinal Pathogen Assays Available from ALPCORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 15 | PR.com

    Salem, NH, November 15, 2016 -- -- ALPCO is now offering a line of research assays for the investigation of common bacterial and parasitic gastrointestinal pathogens including Giardia lamblia, Cryptosporidium spp., Blastocystis hominis, Entamoeba histolytica/dispar, and Clostridium difficile. These assays can be used to research differences in symptoms of gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome as a result of GI pathogen infections.

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  7. Global UV Disinfection Equipment Market Projected to Reach USD 2.5 Billion in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | SBWire

    ... order to create multiple barriers for Cryptosporidium (a disease causing gastrointestinal illness and diarrhea) and Giardia (the protozoan parasites causing Giardiasis). The Long Term 2 (LT2) Surface Water Treatment Rule of EPA (Environmental ...

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  8. Give the gift of safe water this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Davis Enterprise

    ... percent of waterborne bacteria (including E. coli and salmonella) and 99.9 percent of waterborne protozoa (including giardia and cryptosporidium), while reducing chlorine, organic chemical matter, bad taste and muddiness. As an added bonus, if ...

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  9. Prevalence, characteristics and correlates of enteric pathogenic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | BioMed Central

    ... common enteric pathogenic protozoa that can be found in water include Entamoeba species (spp), Cryptosporidium spp , Giardia intestinalis, Microsporidia species and Cyclospora cayetanensis [ In sub-Saharan Africa, the transmission of these enteric ...

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  10. People power: Technology allows smartphone-based water testingRead the original story

    Monday Nov 7 | EurekAlert!

    ... a doctoral candidate working in Shih's lab. Shih said the system initially will test for two types of pathogen: Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium parvum, both of which can enter the body through the nose and mouth and cause intestinal infection. ...

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  11. Fuel Your Off-grid Adventure with the 12 Survivors Pocket Water PurifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | AmmoLand

    ... reducing bacteria by 99.9999%. This amazing, potentially life-saving device prevents illnesses such as Salmonella, Giardia, Cholera, Diarrhea and more by filtrating down to a minute .03 microns, for up to 1500 liters. As its name suggests, the ...

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  12. Abandoned pet waste endangers environmentRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Community Voice

    Dogs and other pets are awesome companions. They make us laugh and get us out on great walks.

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  13. Microbial pathogens in source and treated waters from drinking water...Read the original story

    Nov 2, 2016 | CiteULike

    ... from 25 drinking water treatment plants (DWTPs) in the United States. Water samples were analyzed for the protozoa Giardia and Cryptosporidium (EPA Method 1623); the fungi Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus niger and Aspergillus terreus ...

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  14. Giving the Gift of Safe Water this Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Tehachapi News

    ... percent of waterborne bacteria (including E.coli and salmonella) and 99.9 percent of waterborne protozoa (including Giardia and Cryptosporidium), while reducing chlorine, organic chemical matter, bad taste, and muddiness. As an added bonus, if ...

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  15. UV disinfection alternative to inactivate microorganisms - atgRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Food Quality News

    ... waterborne microorganisms, including bacteria, moulds, yeasts and algae. Pathogens such as Cryptosporidium and Giardia are showing increased resistance to chlorine disinfection, but are treatable with UV light, said Ockendon. "Chlorine remains a ...

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  16. Giardia outbreak at SPCA almost overRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2016 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    The SPCA plans to open for business as usual Saturday, after an outbreak of giardia forced the animal shelter to spend a week under emergency protocols. Staff detected the outbreak after they sent out unusual stool for testing.

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  17. Intestinal Parasites in Children from a Day Care Centre in Matanzas City, CubaRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | CiteULike

    ... of children harbored at least one type of intestinal parasite and 47 (45.2%) were infected by more than one species. Giardia duodenalis and Blastocystis sp. were the most common parasites found, with prevalence rates of 54.8% and 38.5% respectively. ...

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  18. Are Refugees Healthy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | City Journal

    ... Large numbers of immigrants from Syria test positive for parasites such as leishmaniasis, schistosomiasis, and giardia. A study of Syrian refugees in Germany concluded that 22 percent of those examined had at least one parasitic infection, and this ...

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  19. Upswing in Pet Medication Market in America with Changing Socio Economic and Cultural FactorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | SBWire

    ... intended to prevent, repel or kill internal or external parasites such as intestinal worms, intestinal protozoans (Giardia, etc.), heartworms, fleas and ticks. Chemotherapeutics is anticipated to be the fastest growing segment in the U.S. pet ...

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  20. Paws to Consider - The worms crawl in, the worms crawl outRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Daily Herald

    Halloween is fast approaching and with it comes thoughts of all things "creepy." This time of year also brings an uptick in creepy crawlers, many of the eight-legged nature.

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