Osteoporosis is a silent disease
until it is complicated by fractures that occur following minimal trauma or, in some cases, with no trauma.
Hepatitis C is a silent disease
which often goes unnoticed and misdiagnosed as the symptoms do not develop for years, and when they do they can be similar to those of other diseases, said Dr Mariam Al Khatry, President of EGHS.
In addition to its traditional cost-containment services, Renalogic's CKD Management program is designed to control the health and cost impact of CKD, with an emphasis on screening, early CKD-specialized interventions, and education and awareness about the silent disease
of CKD, along with alternatives and options for dialysis treatment.
It's a silent disease
that creeps into all parts of body and we'll know its symptoms only after sometime," he pointed out.
However, in the earlier stages, there are not many symptoms, it is like a silent disease
in the initial stages.
Given this, we need to act now to curtail this silent disease
and save seniors from a final stage of life filled with the miseries of substance abuse.
Dr Terry Aspray, Consultant Physician who leads the specialist Metabolic Bone Service at the Freeman Hospital explains: "Osteoporosis is a silent disease
and the first many patients know about it is when they break (or fracture) a bone, typically their wrist, hip or one of their vertebrae (back bones)".
Osteoporosis is sometimes referred to as the silent disease
Cirrhosis, or scarring of the liver, is a very silent disease
that often does not have any obvious symptoms in the beginning.
A NATIONAL roadshow to raise awareness of the silent disease
hepatitis C will be in Birmingham tomorrow to raise awareness.
A MONTH-long national roadshow to raise awareness of a silent disease
was launched in Liverpool.
Fistula is also called the silent disease
because women usually don't talk about their situation to anyone because they don't want others to ostracize them," Al-Lawzi said.