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Health is not merely absence of diseases.How can we define health? Classify diseases on the basis of: Duration of the diseases and Cause of the diseases.

Give ome example of each type.


Health can be defined as a state of being well enough to function well physically, mentally, and socially.
Duration of disease-1 acute gets over very soon
                                    2Chronic takes much time
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The state of the being good physically, mentally and socially is known as health. There are two types of diseases:

Acute disease:
Last for short time.
Causes less damage.
Symptoms appear quickly.
Examples are cough and cold.

Chronic diseases:
Last for longer time.
Causes too much damage.
First signs, then symptoms are seen.
Examples are cancer, TB 
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