Symptoms And Symptoms Of Disease Essay

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Disease is a pathological process, that can be physical, mental, or both. In some cases, the origin of the disease is unknown. The quality that identifies any disease is based on the deviation from what is considered as the “norm”. This biological norm constitutes a healthy body with no serious damage that can affect daily life. A disease is objectified in which, health professionals are able to see, touch, measure, and/or smell symptoms that are indicative of a disease. Different diseases have different variations and intensities in the symptoms they exhibit as well as having different effects in deviation. Diseases, however, are different than both illness and sickness. Illness, is the personal experience of being unhealthy. In many cases, illness is accompanied by disease, however the disease could be unknown at the time, usually due to it being in its very early stages. Sickness is the public’s view on being unhealthy and is external. Sickness can be considered as a social role, or even a status, that is handed to a person considered as “sick”. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is a pathological disease that affects the physical wellbeing of a person, and as a result could even further develop to AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome). It has no age boundaries and infects children and adults alike. This virus destroys your immune system and, furthermore, affects every day practises and has many symptoms that are visible for medical professionals to examine. HIV is
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