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infectious
(of a ​disease) ​able to be ​passed one ​person, ​animal, or ​plant to another:
asthma
an illness that makes it difficult to breathe:
decrease
OPP increase
allergy
a medical condition in which your body reacts badly to something that you eat, breathe, or touch:
allergic
1.PERSON [never before noun] › having an allergy: 2. CAUSE [always before noun] › caused by an allergy: an allergic reaction
dramatic
very sudden or noticeable:
dramatic
very sudden or noticeable:
obese
extremely fat:
obesity
the state of being obese:
diabetes
a ​disease in which the ​body cannot ​control the ​level of ​sugar in the ​blood
diabetic
(n.) a ​person who has ​diabetes 2.(adj.) ​relating to ​diabetes:
depression
[U] the ​state of ​feeling very ​unhappy and without ​hope for the ​future: 2. [C or U] a ​mental ​illness
depressed (about)
unhappy and without ​hope:
disabled
not having one or more of the ​physical or ​mental ​abilities that most ​people have:
disability
an ​illness, ​injury, or ​condition that makes it ​difficult for someone to do the things that other ​people do
blind
lose your sight
deaf
​unable to ​hear, either ​completely or ​partly:
stroke
[C] a ​sudden ​change in the ​blood ​supply to a ​part of the ​brain, sometimes ​causing a ​loss of the ​ability to ​move ​particular ​parts of the ​body:
heart disease
a ​medical ​condition ​affecting the ​heart:
cancer
[C or U] a ​serious ​disease that is ​caused when ​cells in the ​body ​grow in a way that is uncontrolled and not ​normal, ​killing ​normal ​cells and often ​causing ​death:
arthritis
a ​serious ​condition in which a person's ​joints (= the ​places where two ​bones are ​connected) ​become ​painful, ​swollen, and ​stiff:
arthritic
1.(adj.) ​suffering from or ​affected by ​arthritis 2.noun [C] a ​person who ​suffers from ​arthritis: