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What are types of non infectious disease?

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How is a non infectious disease different from a infectious disease?

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What is non infectious diseases?

Non-infectious diseases are diseases that cannot be spread from person to person via non-hereditary means. Examples of these are: cancer, leukemia, sickle-cell anemia, autoimmune diseases, heart disease, emphysema, gout, diabetes, osteoporosis, etc..

What disease is an illness caused by a pathogen that can be spread from one living thing to another?

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Is heart disease an infectious or non infectious?

Most heart diseases are non-infectious. Some can be caused by bacteria or viruses but that is usually not what people mean by heart disease.

Is anemia an infectious or non infectious disease?

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How are noninfectious diseases caused?

Non infectious diseases are spread by the environment, bad nutrition, genetic inheritance, and hereditary diseases.

Whats the difference between infectious diseases and non-infectious diseases?

Non-infectious cannot be spread from person to person. Infectious can be spread from person to person. This would include Viruses, Fungi, and STD's Infectious diseases are caused by pathogens , which are disease causing organisms. The major groups of pathogens are viruses, bacteria, fungi, protozoans and multi-cellular parasites. Non-infectious diseases are not caused by pathogens but can be caused by physiological malfunction, environmental (or chemical) factors, heredity (e.g. faulty gene/chromosome combinations), unknown causes or a combination of factors.

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How many infectious diseases are there?

There are thousands of infectious diseases.

What is a non-infectious disease?

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What is the difference between communicable and noncommunicable infectious diseases?

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