Can I Drink The Water?

Diseased and infections can be caught from drinking contaminated water,

As a quick rule of thumb.

  1. Make sure the any water  has been boiled with a rolling boil for a few minutes
  2. Drink bottled water from sealed bottles (check they have not been re-sealed!)
  3. Canned Drinks (careful with too much beer!)
  4. Water Treated with Sterilising agents is usually ok but follow the instructions
  5. And keep your mouth shut whilst in the shower
  6. Beware of Ice Cubes in your drinks that are not made with bottled water
  7. Avoid using tap water to brush your teeth.

JS

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