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List of Common Human Diseases

Posted on 29 December 2010

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Human often fell ill due to some cause. Each cause has some specific symptoms and effects on human health. Medical science has given some specific names to such symptoms that causes illness to humans. There are hundreds of such diseases and all have their own medical name. It’s quite realistic that a common man only knows four to five disease names. Here I have given some common human disease names that mostly hit a human in his life span.

Common Human Diseases

  • AIDS
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune diseases
  • Benign prostate hyperplasia (BPH)
  • Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive)
  • Brain cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Cancer
  • Candidiasis
  • Cataracts
  • Celiac disease
  • Cervical cancer
  • Chicken pox
  • Chlamydia
  • Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)
  • Chronic illness
  • Cold sores
  • Colon cancer
  • Constipation
  • Common cold
  • COPD
  • Cough
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Dementia
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhea
  • Depression
  • Eczema
  • Endometriosis
  • Eye disorders
  • Fibroids
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Flu (influenza)
  • Food poisoning
  • Gallstones
  • Genital herpes
  • Gonorrhea
  • Graves’ disease
  • Hashimoto’s thyroiditis
  • Hay fever
  • Headache
  • Heart disease
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hepatitis
  • Herpes
  • High cholesterol
  • HIV
  • Hodgkin’s disease
  • HPV (human papilloma virus)
  • Hypertension
  • Impotence
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Jaundice
  • Kidney disease
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Leukemia
  • Liver cancer
  • Liver disease
  • Lung cancer
  • Lupus
  • Lyme disease
  • Lymphoma
  • Meningitis
  • Meningococcal disease
  • Menopause
  • Mental illness
  • Myopia (short-sightedness)
  • Migraine
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Otitis media (middle ear infection)
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Overweight
  • Pain
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Pertussis
  • Pregnancy
  • Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
  • Prostate cancer
  • Prostate disorders
  • Raynaud’s Phenomenon
  • SARS
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Sleep disorders
  • Smoking
  • Stroke
  • Thrush
  • Thyroid disorders
  • Whooping cough


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One Response to “List of Common Human Diseases”

  1. abi says:

    good. I got my information


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