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[pct-l] h2o filters???

There are, of course, some people who are immune to guirdia. What I have
heard is that if you drink from a likely polluted water source you are 10%
likely to get guardia whereas an obviously unpolluted source you are 1% to
get guardia. If you would get guardia, that is.

-----Original Message-----
From: Brick Robbins [mailto:brick@fastpack.com]
Sent: Tuesday, September 18, 2001 1:56 PM
To: pct-l
Subject: Re: [pct-l] h2o filters???

At 08:32 AM 9/18/01, Hungry Howie wrote:
>This is not an attempt to persuade you to go one way or another on water
>treatment, like I said; I don't care what you do about it.  Just a few
>facts intermingled with my opinions.

Several of us don't filter water. Giardia doesn't bother me.
If i suspect bacterial contamination, I use iodine.

Otherwise I just drink it.
Been doing that since 1995 and I'm still alive and kicking.

Brick Robbins                       mailto:brick@fastpack.com

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