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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Have You Heard of Zoonotic Disease? - Diseases that are Transmissible from Living Animals to People

A zoonotic disease is a disease that can be passed between animals and humans. Zoonotic diseases can be caused by viruses, bacteria, parasites, and fungi. These diseases are very common. Scientists estimate that more than 6 out of every 10 infectious diseases in humans are spread from animals.

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