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are most diseases chronic / non-contagious?

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Dr. Richard Williams
17 years experience Pharmacy
No and no: Many of the diseases we see today like diabetes, hypertension, copd, asthma, etc are chornic but not contagious. "acute issues do arise from chronic diseases that are not treated or not treated properly. Contagious diseases are often infections and can be spread from person to person.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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