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Suffer

To admit, allow, or permit.

The term suffer is used to convey the idea of Acquiescence, passivity, indifference, or abstention from preventive action, as opposed to the taking of an affirmative step.

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BEIRUT: Health Minister Jamil Jabak launched an awareness campaign Tuesday on safe fasting practices for diabetes sufferers ahead of Ramadan, which will begin at the end of the week.
Sufferers can also experience more than one kind of OCD at any one time.
Experts have warned that asthma sufferers are at greater risk of deadly attacks from the "pollen bomb" that is affecting much of the UK.
There are 55,000 dementia sufferers here but when their families are taken into account there are hundreds of thousands of people affected.
Sufferers may choose to hide the impact of a migraine at work, since 41% report that their coworkers sometimes don't take their migraines seriously, and more than a third (35%) say coworkers believe they are faking their migraine.
For more than 30 years I have been a volunteer with several self-help organisations which try to help sufferers of mental health who have been unable to get the support that they need and deserve within their own communities.
WASHINGTON -- More allergy sufferers are relying on over-the-counter medicines, and not prescription drugs, to alleviate their symptoms, according to new research from the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) and Nielsen.
EXPERTS have predicted this summer will be difficult for hay fever sufferers.
Any money raised by Wish this year will go towards general expenses to allow us to continue to provide help and support to MS sufferers.
Each yearthe number of allergy sufferers increases by 5%, with half of all affected being children.
Last year it emerged that almost four-fifths of sufferers were forced to rely on family and friends to bring food to hospital for them.