Illness/Disease

Illness is a condition of being unhealthy in one’s body or mind. It is a specific condition that prevents your body or mind from working normally. It is categorized as a state if ill-health, sickness or disease. Illness does not define a specific pathology, but refers to a person subjective experience of it, such as discomfort, tiredness, or general malaise. The way a patient reports symptoms is influenced by his or her cultural background. Disease best refers to an abnormal condition affecting an organism. This abnormal condition could be due to infection, degeneration of tissue, injury or trauma, toxic exposure, development of cancer, etc. This is what needs to be cured, especially if it is life-threatening.

 
 

Recommended Conferences

  • 3rd World Congress on Public Health & Nutrition
    Theme: Impediment to Exploration of Public Health Challenges in Globalizing World
    February 26-28, 2018 London, UK
  • International Conference on Internal Medicine
    Theme: Revealing Advancements in Internal Medicine and Health Care
    May 21-22, 2018 Osaka, Japan
  • 24th World Cardiology Conference
    Theme: Gathering the Newborn Advances in Cardiology
    17-18 September,2018 Hong Kong
  • 7th International Conference on Clinical Trials.
    September 24-26, 2018 | Chicago, Illinois, USA
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