chronic disability

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Stroke is one of the leading causes of mortality and the number one cause of chronic disability in the world.
In a minority of people, persistent low back pain causes chronic disability.
Services that are more effective and more humane; treatments that help them avoid chronic disability and premature death; and support that gives them a life that is healthier and richer a life lived with dignity.
But chronic disability from lung cancer, musculoskeletal pain, neurologic conditions, diabetes, and mental health/substance-use disorders--in particular, opioid abuse--is growing rapidly (JAMA 2013 July 10 [doi: 10.
Musculoskeletal diseases are the prime cause of short term disability and chronic disability in this generation.
The relationship between stress, depression and chronic disability is still tenuous and not greatly understood.
Besides being younger than 6 years old and having an official diagnosis of autism, children in the study must not be taking psychoactive medication or pharmaceutical chelation therapy, have chronic disability or be receiving more than five hours per week of intensive behavioral treatment, such as applied behavior analysis, for their autism.
I always thought he deserved a medal for facing 25 years of chronic disability with quiet daily heroism so I am delighted to accept such a wonderful honour in his memory," the Telegraph quoted her as saying.
I always thought my father deserved a medal for facing 25 years of chronic disability with quiet daily heroism so I am delighted to accept such a wonderful honour in his memory.
The fact is that many people with long-term conditions like ME would like to work but their chronic disability makes this impossible.
Yet playing can often result in serious injury, significant amounts of time off school and chronic disability.
In motility disorders, such as gastroparesis, irritable bowel syndrome, and GE reflux disease, problems in a child's GI tract interfere with normal functioning, and may result in impaired digestion, nutritional problems, pain and chronic disability.

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