Diseases are illnesses caused by pathogens like bacteria and viruses.
The term is abused and applied to addictions and bad behavior like over-eating. They call drug addiction a disease so addicts can feel better by denying personal responsibility.
by Krzysztof Willman 3 years ago
What's the worst physical illness after cancer and heart disease?
by jseven 7 years ago
I just wrote my hub about my travesty with topical steroids. My whole story is on my website, which is linked to the hub page. I am in my seventh month of steroid cream withdrawal and am meeting people from all over the world every day that are going through the same thing. A little girl in the...
by Laura Schneider 6 years ago
How prevalent are mental illnesses and what's the real cost to society?What percentage of the population has one or more mental illness diagnoses? What percentage of people on SSDI have primarily mental health issues.
by loveofnight 4 years ago
Do you believe that sex addictions are real or an excuse ?
by Peeples 3 years ago
Should people have children if they have hereditary illnesses?Prior to having children I thought I was healthy. Now with three children I have found out I have several illnesses that my children may end up having. It got me thinking, If someone knows they have something that could be passed on to a...
by christchild 8 years ago
Why is so many illnesses taking over the lives of mankind? and so many dying without recovery.I think that there are much more sick people living in this world than healthy people. Hospitals are filled and so many still cannot afford to pay for medical care.
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