Usage examples for Diseases

  1. As a general rule, the young are more subject to acute diseases and the old to chronic diseases. – Common Diseases of Farm Animals by R. A. Craig, D. V. M.
  2. If they have been exposed to hog cholera or swine plague the diseases will be manifested within this time, and the sick animals can be treated or killed and disposed of at once. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  3. Thus, Man has learnt to stand on two feet and use his hands; a great advantage but one which has led to numerous diseases. – Five Stages of Greek Religion by Gilbert Murray
  4. To expose a disease without fighting it, on the other hand, is of but little use, said Olive; besides, it seems to me that the greatest physician is he who teaches us to live such healthy lives that the diseases find in us nothing to live on. – The Man Who Rose Again by Joseph Hocking
  5. It is not necessary to name diseases in order to exercise dominion over them. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  6. There was one circumstance in particular which distinguished it from ordinary diseases. – The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece by Various
  7. But even more fasting time is generally needed for the body to completely heal serious diseases. – How and When to Be Your Own Doctor by Dr. Isabelle A. Moser with Steve Solomon
  8. As regards diseases of the lungs, he well deserved the reputation. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  9. Protection against ordinary diseases lies in keeping the little birds strong and vigorous through proper feeding, exercise, etc. – Pratt's Practical Pointers on the Care of Livestock and Poultry by Pratt Food Co.
  10. The exciting cause is very much the same as in different diseases of the air passage and it is not uncommon for the inflammation to extend from these parts of the lungs. – The Veterinarian by Chas. J. Korinek
  11. For Drumtochty had its own constitution and a special throat disease, as became a parish which was quite self- contained between the woods and the hills, and not dependent on the lowlands either for its diseases or its doctors. – Beside the Bonnie Brier Bush by Ian Maclaren
  12. Pneumonia and other diseases were rife that winter. – The Peace of Roaring River by George van Schaick
  13. Nor were they like diseases, which from local causes attack a village or a town, and by the skill of the physician, under the blessing of Providence, are removed, but they affected a whole continent. – The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave Trade by the British Parliament (1808), Vol. I by Thomas Clarkson
  14. The money might have seemed a temptation for the sake of his children, but the world would have lost all the great discoveries with regard to human diseases. – Makers of Modern Medicine by James J. Walsh
  15. He sought no gold or treasure; he came to us, he healed us of diseases of which we knew no cure. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  16. 771. What diseases are mainly caused by impure drinking water? – Human Foods and Their Nutritive Value by Harry Snyder
  17. Hens have diseases, and they never lay very well when you have to sell the eggs. – Polly Oliver's Problem by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin
  18. It generally leads to frightful diseases which will waste your bodies and perhaps injure your minds. – An Anarchist Woman by Hutchins Hapgood
  19. The body of man is even a seminary of a world of diseases and grievances, that if men could look upon it aright, they might see the sentence of death every day performed. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  20. Seeing, however, that side- bone constitutes one of the recognised hereditary diseases, and that at the various agricultural and horse shows its existence or otherwise in a certain animal is a matter of great importance, some little attention must be given to these two points. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks