A 41-year-old female asked:
What are some non infectious diseases for babies?
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Pediatrics 44 years experience
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A 49-year-old member asked:
What is the difference between infectious diseases and non infectious diseases?
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Pathology 28 years experience
Prevent/avoid them.: There are many differences in these broad topics, but one of the largest ones to me is that you can prevent/avoid infectious diseases, whereas it is a great deal more difficult to avoid non-infectious ones. Heart disease, for example, happens in many people no matter what they do to prevent it. Std's can be avoided, and treated, especially if they're caught in time.
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