Notes on lesson on Diseases |


After complete this lesson, student must be able to:

  • Explain the concept and definition of communicable and non-communicable disease.
  • Define heart diseases.
  • List sexually transmitted disease.
  • Grasp the concept of high and low blood pressure.


Communicable Diseases

Communicable diseases are those diseases which do not spread from one person to another via various media. This note has information about various communicable diseases, its symptoms, causes and preventive measures.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

When a person suffers from HIV, he/she is unable to fight against diseases. So after infection, symptoms of the various disease are seen on them and this condition is known as AIDS. This note provides an information about the sexually transmitted disease.

Heart Diseases

A heart attack is considered as most dangerous and fatal disease among all non-communicable diseases. This note provides an information about the heart diseases: heart attack, high blood pressure and low blood pressure.

Some Non-communicable Disease

The non-communicable disease is not transmitted from one person to another. Even though these diseases do not transmit they are fatal. This note provides an information about some non-communicable disease: asthma, diabetes, cancer, stone and epilepsy.