A chronic condition is a human health condition or disease that is persistent or otherwise long-lasting in its effects. The term chronic is usually applied when the course of the disease lasts for more than three months. Common chronic diseases include arthritis, asthma, cancer, COPD, diabetes and HIV/AIDS.
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30 percent of people under the age of 65 have a chronic health condition. Despite this prevalence, people with chronic illnesses ...