- Created by: ellabernhardt
- Created on: 12-05-18 20:59
Organisms health can be affecteed by disease
Healthy organism- state of well being/functioning as it should mentally and physically
Disease- condition that commonly damages cells of host and impares the normal structures or functioning of organism.
CAUSES OF DISEASE/ILL HEALTH
- organism infected by pathogen
- mutation in oganisms genes
- organism affected by environmental conditions
- experience trauma(emotional shock/ physical ingury) affect health.
COMMUNICABLE-spread between organisms. Caused by pathogens infecting organism.
NON COMMUNICABLE-not spread from organism to another.generallly last for long time, progress slowly.Associated with geetic mutations, lifestyle and environmental factors.
Both cause symptoms. e.g. symptom of multiple sclerosis…