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a pathological condition of mind or body

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Disgruntled MEPs have been complaining ever since - but the latest crisis is the most serious by far, raising fears that Euro MPs could be exposed to a potentially fatal air-borne disease.
New Delhi, June 28 ( ANI ): Health and Family Welfare Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad has said that no outbreak of any water, food or air-borne disease has been reported from the flood-affected areas of Uttarakhand.
First District Councilor Victor Ferrer expressed fears that the sheer number of students who waded through the flooded streets and whose homes were submerged by the rainwater during the week-long typhoon could be infected by air-borne diseases like influenza A (H1N1,) mosquito carrying disease like dengue, water-borne illness leptospirosis, and other similar ailments.
Wearing a mask has since been seen as a courtesy to others and to better protect against other air-borne diseases. "It's positive that people are more infection-conscious and care more about health in general," a KCDC official said.
Consequently, life is difficult to live not just for those afflicted and also for public at large as air-borne diseases are at their peak.
Intensive use of pesticides and herbicides are harmful to human beings and cause air-borne diseases and nasal infections.