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in·dus·tri·al dis·ease

a morbid condition resulting from exposure to an agent discharged by a commercial enterprise into the environment. Compare: occupational disease.

industrial disease

n.
Occupational disease.

in·dus·tri·al dis·ease

(in-dŭs'trē-ăl di-zēz')
A morbid condition resulting from exposure to an agent discharged by a commercial enterprise into the environment.
Compare: occupational disease

in·dus·tri·al dis·ease

(in-dŭs'trē-ăl di-zēz')
Morbid condition resulting from environmental exposure to an agent discharged by a commercial enterprise.

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Q. is ADHD a new age disease ?like something influenced by the industrial revolution and the new advanced products of today's time ? any relation ?

A. ADHD is in evolutionary disease. it's probably with us for the last million years. the thought is that ADHD actually helped a man to survive. the alertness coming with ADHD probably helped an ancestor of ours not to be eaten by a bear.

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Fozia Hussain, meanwhile, an industrial disease lawyer who trained with the firm, will become a partner on May 1.
Claire added that many cases of industrial disease can take years to become clear as symptoms deteriorate and sufferers acknowledge their conditions.
PLEURAL plaques is a textbook example of how NOT to deal with victims of an industrial disease.
There is every chance that people suffering from an industrial disease who can't trace their former employers' insurers will be unable to claim a penny of compensation.
Richard Green joins as a senior associate within Hugh James's industrial disease division, with plans for further appointments to handle the increased volume of asbestos claims which are anticipated to peak in approximately 2020.
To qualify for Disablement Benefit, a person must meet the following conditions: | Must have an illness or disability which is assesses at 14% or more | The illness or disability must have been caused by an industrial accident or through a prescribed industrial disease | When the accident took place or the disease was contracted, must have been a paid employee.
An inquest at Macclesfield Coroner's Court recorded a verdict of death by industrial disease.
There are still a lot of industrial disease claims," she says.
Mr Lewis died in 2007, aged 74, of the industrial disease mesothelioma.
THE FAMILY of a Tyneside man who died from an industrial disease are calling for his former work colleagues to come forward.
Berkshire coroner Peter Bedford recorded a verdict of death from industrial disease.
A LIVERPOOL law firm specialising in industrial disease cases has been named one of the best in the country for its work.

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