Differentiate between infectious and non-infectious diseases giving example.

Asked by Topperlearning User | 30th Sep, 2016, 02:12: PM

Expert Answer:



Infectious Diseases

Non-Infectious Diseases

Transmission of diseases occur through direct contact or medium such as air, water, etc.

Transmission of hereditary diseases is from parent to offspring.

Community hygiene can reduce the occurrence of these diseases

Community hygiene is ineffective in reducing the occurrence of these diseases.

Example- Cholera

Example- Diabetes



Answered by  | 30th Sep, 2016, 04:12: PM