A disease of long duration. (Compare acute disease.)
Still, Sebelius warned that in 2030, chronic disease deaths are projected to rise to 52 million people throughout the world.
In the U.S., she said, chronic disease accounts for 75 percent of health care costs.
This would be different for someone with a chronic disease.
In fact, 860 million people worldwide have at least one chronic disease.
It is estimated that between 90 million and 133 million Americans are living with at least one chronic disease.
chronic disease will be looked upon as the only lasting disgrace.
He was overburdened with care, and suffered from chronic disease.
I had suffered merely a touch of the general epidemic, not the lingering, chronic disease that kills.
It was clear to me at a glance that he was in the grip of some deadly and chronic disease.
Palpitation of the tongue is the most chronic disease known to the race of women.