Protection from Infection - Teen Talk Video

Protection From Infection

  1. Why do teens sometimes make decisions that put them at risk for disease?
  2. Why is making homemade colored contact lenses a risky behavior?
  3. Bacterial meningitis can be a fatal disease.  Should the vaccine be required for students?  Why or why not?
  4. How can you avoid being exposed to E coli bacteria from undercooked food?
  5. Should a wrestler with a skin infection be disqualified from competing?  What is the skin infection most commonly associated with wrestling?
  6. List 5 common behaviors in teens that increase their risk for infectious disease.
  7. What steps can you take to reduce your risk of getting an infectious disease?