noncommunicable noncommunicable

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of disease) not capable of being passed on

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • A new international alliance hopes to prevent chronic noncommunicable diseases from increasing the rate of early death in developing nations.

News

  1. MEDICC Review Journal Unveils New Issue on Chronic Diseases Revisited

    English-language journal on Cuban health and medicine puts focus on noncommunicable diseases. (PRWeb August 02, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/MEDICC/CubaChronicDisease/prweb10987032.htm
    on August 2, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Grant Funds Smartphone Management of Noncommunicable Diseases in Resource-Limited Settings

    A grant from the Medtronic Foundation will fund the development of a secure, smartphone-based mobile platform to facilitate the treatment of noncommunicable diseases in resource-limited environments.
    on July 31, 2013     Source: Newswise

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