Living Conditions

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  • Living Conditions
    • Close together
      • Disease doesn't have to travel far
        • Spreads quicker
        • Diseases
          • Tuberculosis
            • Cause of 1/3 deaths 1800-1850
          • Smallpox
          • Measles
          • Chicken pox
          • Pertussis (whooping cough)
          • Cholera
          • Vomiting
          • Diarrhoea
          • Typhoid
            • 1852
    • Dirty
      • Water
        • Cholera
          • 6,536 deaths in a year
            • First outbreak 1832
          • Thought to be caused by "miasma"
            • People kept drinking the water
          • 14,137 deaths in a year
            • Second outbreak 1842
          • 10,738 deaths in a year
            • Third outbreak 1853
        • 1875
          • Sewage system
        • 1902
          • County takes over water for more control
            • Filtered water
    • Living in Basements
      • Waste from street getting in
      • Dusty
        • Respiratory Problems
      • Damp
        • Respiratory Problems
      • Lack of ventilation
      • Manchester
        • 60% death for working class under 5
      • London
        • Life expectancy for labourer
          • 22
        • 38% Londoners born elsewhere
          • Overpopulation
        • 75% born, died
        • 1/5 Children, dead before 2

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