- Which disease has no cure?
- Which disease is the biggest killer in the world?
- What disease can cure?
- What is the rarest syndrome in the world?
- What are the 10 most common diseases?
- What are examples of medical conditions?
- What is the most common age related disease?
- What are the most common illnesses in the UK?
- Are diseases curable?
Which disease has no cure?
HIV/AIDS – No cure exists for HIV/AIDS, but medication exists that can help control the symptoms of it.
Huntington’s disease – Inherited disease that causes the progressive breakdown (degeneration) of nerve cells in the brain.
Hydrocephalus – No cure exists for this (physical)neurological disorder..
Which disease is the biggest killer in the world?
The leading cause is cardiovascular disease at 31.59% of all deaths.
What disease can cure?
5 Diseases That May Be Cured Within Our LifetimeHIV/AIDS. The Human Immunodeficiency Virus, or HIV, was only discovered mere decades ago. … Alzheimer’s Disease. Alzheimer’s affects nearly 5.7 million Americans who struggle with varying stages of dementia. … Cancer. Cancer refers to the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the body. … Cystic Fibrosis. … Heart Disease.
What is the rarest syndrome in the world?
Many rare diseases appear early in life, and about 30% of children with rare diseases will die before reaching their fifth birthday. With only three diagnosed patients in 27 years, ribose-5-phosphate isomerase deficiency is considered the rarest known genetic disease.
What are the 10 most common diseases?
Heart disease. Share on Pinterest Many of the top 10 causes of death are preventable through lifestyle changes and regular checkups. … Cancer. Deaths in 2017: 599,108. … Unintentional injuries. … Chronic lower respiratory disease. … Stroke and cerebrovascular diseases. … Alzheimer’s disease. … Diabetes. … Influenza and pneumonia.More items…•
What are examples of medical conditions?
Here’s our guide to the most common medical conditions that tend to affect older people.Arthritis. Arthritis is the breakdown of tissue inside the joints. … Hypertension. Hypertension – or high blood pressure – is incredibly common. … Asthma. … Blindness. … Cancer. … Chronic Bronchitis. … Coronary Heart Disease. … Dementia.More items…•
What is the most common age related disease?
Somatic Disease and Multiple Chronic ConditionsCardiovascular Disease. Cardiovascular disease remains the most common cause of death of older adults, although death rates have dropped in the last 20 years. … Hypertension. … Cancer. … Osteoarthritis. … Diabetes Mellitus. … Osteoporosis. … Multiple Chronic Conditions.
What are the most common illnesses in the UK?
Five big killers – heart disease, stroke, cancer, lung and liver disease – account for more than 150,000 deaths a year among under-75s in England alone and the Department of Health estimates 30,000 of these are entirely avoidable.
Are diseases curable?
Some diseases can be cured. Others, like hepatitis B, have no cure. The person will always have the condition, but medical treatments can help to manage the disease. Medical professionals use medicine, therapy, surgery, and other treatments to help lessen the symptoms and effects of a disease.