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Chronic diseases

Chronic disease

diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care.


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Bio Research Paper Writing

My group and I are writing a research paper on the topic of "how do chronic viral infections contribute to immune senescence and how do they ... signals (chronic inflamation) are far more likely to die of age related diseases like heart disease/alzheimers than individuals without such characteristics. ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
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I need help with these questions?

... A. IGD B. IGE C. IGM D. IGA E. IGG WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING INFECTIOUS DISEASES WOULD BE BEST CLASSIFIED AS A LATENT INFECTION? A. H1N1 INFLUENZA ... OF THE FOLLOWING INFECTIOUS DISEASES WOULE BE THE BEST DESCRIBED AS CHRONIC DISEASE? A. SMALL POX B. MRSA C. RABIES D. BOTULISM E. HEPATITIS B

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by chinee
Thu May 10, 2012 11:36 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: I need help with these questions?
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... is estimated that CVD kills 140,000 people a year under 75 years old, chronic heart disease causes incapacitation, suffering and pain in many of ... and Arteriosclerosis The underlying cause of CHD, strokes and other diseases of the blood vessels is usually atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
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Viral and bacterial risk factors in human diseases

Viruses or bacteria have been implicated as risk factors in many diseases: This site references those implicated in Alzheimer's disease, Autism, Bipolar disorder, Schizophrenia, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, chronic fatigue, anorexia and childhood obesity http://www.polygenicpathways.co.uk/

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by chriscar
Sat Mar 12, 2011 9:54 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral and bacterial risk factors in human diseases
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Environmental changes are spreading infectious diseases

Environmental changes are spreading infectious diseases Dramatic environmental changes now sweeping the planet, such as the loss ... that causes schistosomiasis, also known as bilharzia, a disease that leads to chronic ill health. The Year Book links the emergence of many other old and new ...

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by yincai
Tue Oct 20, 2009 12:29 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Environmental changes are spreading infectious diseases
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