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decompression sickness

, illness
a disorder characterized by severe pain in muscles and joints, cramp, and difficulty in breathing, caused by a sudden and sustained decrease in air pressure, resulting in the deposition of nitrogen bubbles in the tissues

illness

the state of feeling physically or emotionally unwell or sick, and, as such, different from having or suffering from a disease. The word ‘ill’ originally meant ‘evil’ or ‘morally harmful’. Although they are not completely different categories, sociologists distinguish between illness as a social category, and disease as a medical category The latter refers to clinical conditions and pathologies which are described, classified and published as a branch of medical expertise. Illness refers to the subjective experience of sickness, disease or bad health, and to socially and culturally generated and expressed concepts of physical, social and psychological abnormality. See also SICK ROLE, TRIVIAL CONSULTATION, SYMPTOM ICEBERG, SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS.

What does it mean when you dream about illness?

Dreams of illness may suggest that the dreamer should pay attention to health matters especially to the areas of the body revealed in the dream. (See also Infection, Vaccination).

illness

[′il·nəs]
(medicine)
The state of being sick.
A sickness, disease, or disorder.

Illness

(dreams)
If you are ill in your dream, please pay attention to your health. At times our unconscious gives us warnings before we are consciously aware of any symptoms. Emotional health can also be included in such dreams, so take care of your relationships and express your feelings in positive ways. If someone you care about is ill in your dream, maybe you are concerned about losing the support and love of that person.
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A review of treatments for people with severe mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders.
In this 2-year study of the island of Culebra, Puerto Rico, we explored the incidence of CFP, the percentage of CFP case-patients with laboratory-confirmed ciguatoxic meal remnants, the cost of CFP illness, and potential risk factors for CFP.
Therefore we can expect that more than one third of children with a febrile illness will have had prior treatment with antibiotics.
Now, you will qhe ntcau lo ha, open mouth come speak, qhe lo lo ntshe, ta ke: "thau open mouth come answer, speak: "past qau nto Ntsu Nong behing heaven Ntxwg Nyug lau a te sa tsw zong, ne always do some liver not good, he ya tsau tau tso would release give thread sang mau ngqai la te, la te silk illness down world, world te neng kheu tsw tau, some people pick not get, ko na leng kheu tau; la te I one person pick got; world te neng kheu tsw tso, some people pick not got, ko na leng kheu tso.
One is that participation in the workers' compensation system should not be viewed as an automatic consequence of work-related injury or illness.
On that basis it could not be proved that the authority was responsible for his illnesss.