Exercise 4.4: Health Research

Exercise 4.4: Health Research

1. Using an encyclopedia and Internet research resources, write a short report on three different diseases or illnesses:

  • One cause by a bacterial infection
  • One caused by a viral infection
  • One caused by heredity or health risk factors

2. For each disease or illness, explain:

  • What is the disease or illnesses? How does it affect your body?
  • How is it detected or diagnosed?
  • Is it curable? What treatments are available?