5. Diarrhoeal Disease

Lesson
Materials

By the end of this session participants will know 

  • How diarrhoeal diseases are transmitted
  • How to prevent the spread of diarrhoea 

 

FEACAL ORAL ROUTE (THE 5 ‘f’S)

1.

Faeces

2.

Flies

3.

Fingers

4.

Fruit

5.

Food

6.

Fluid

7.

Mouth

 

TRANSMISSION  OF DIARRHOEA

1.

Boy with diarrhoea

2.

Buying food from a vendor

3.

Flies on food

4.

Man drinking water from a river

5.

Mother serving food to her family

6.

Buying fruit from a Vendor

7.

Picking vegetables from the garden

8.

Family eating food with hands

9.

Father vomits, mother with stomach ache

10

Mother wiping baby bottom after defecation

11.

Defecating under a fruit tree

12.

Family eating on ground with flies on food

13.

Mother collecting water from open source

14.

Mother preparing vegetables

 

PREVENTION OF DIARRHOEA

1.

Using a VIP latrine to kill flies

2.

Buying food from a clean shop

3.

Covering food to protect from flies

4.

Only drinking filtered water

5.

Eating hot food

6.

Peeling fruit and washing it

7.

Washing all raw vegetables and fruit well

8.

Washing hands before eating

9.

Washing hands before eating

10

Washing hands after changing baby

11.

Using a latrine instead of open defecation

12.

Eating at a clean table, not on the ground

13.

Only drink filter water

14.

Cook all food well