health problem


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Noun1.health problem - a state in which you are unable to function normally and without painhealth problem - a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain
pathological state - a physical condition that is caused by disease
dyscrasia - an abnormal or physiologically unbalanced state of the body
illness, sickness, unwellness, malady - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
invalidism - chronic ill health
biliousness - gastric distress caused by a disorder of the liver or gall bladder
infection - the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
affliction - a condition of suffering or distress due to ill health
harm, hurt, injury, trauma - any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
unfitness, softness - poor physical condition; being out of shape or out of condition (as from a life of ease and luxury)
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A fifth (20%) of people who have experienced a mental health problem have let someone log into their online banking, and 15% do so each week, a survey of over 2,000 people found.
It also released a new survey showing people who have had a mental health problem in the last two years are more than three times as likely to have cried while dealing with an essential services provider, than those who have not had one.
The report, 'The benefits assault course', shows that 47% of working age people receiving out-of-work benefits in England have a common mental health problem such as depression and anxiety.
It's estimated that one-in-four people will experience a mental health problem in any given year, yet, sadly, social stigma remains rife.
According to a 2011 study, almost one in four Koreans experienced a mental health problem This feeds into the nation's high suicide rate, which has consistently topped all other OECD countries since 2003.
health problem has jumped to 14%, by far the highest Gallup has recorded for this issue.
But one in five women with an emotional or mental health problem did not feel able to disclose it in the check, according to the poll of more than 1,000 women with a child under the age of two from across the UK.
Seventy-three percent of adults say they view depression as a health problem while nearly one in five say they view it as a sign of personal or emotional weakness.
But about 2.3 million of the 3 million additional enrollees covered in 2014 had either a major health problem, such as cancer, or a serious but less severe health problem, such as high blood pressure or depression.
Of a random sample of people with experience being a partner of someone with a mental health problem, 74 percent said they either weren't fazed or wanted to understand the other person's situation when they were told, and just 4 percent of those people said they felt afraid.

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