Plague Disease Prevention Mechanisms

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In understanding Plague disease, it is important to learn about the possible treatment of the disease as well as prevention mechanisms. Understanding the causative factors and the transmission mechanisms can help understand how to keep the disease at bay. The main ways of preventing plague is through sanitation and having limited animal contact. Since plague is common in rodents and can be transmitted through fleas, it is important that rodent habitat to be reduced in areas around the workplace as well as around homes. Removing brush, rock piles, junk, clutter firewood as well as possible rodent food supplies as well as making homes rodent-proof. Plague is also prevented by proper handling such as by wearing gloves when skinning potentially

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