Normality and disease.

  title={Normality and disease.},
  author={Donald B. Calne and J S Calne},
  journal={The Canadian journal of neurological sciences. Le journal canadien des sciences neurologiques},
  volume={15 1},
There have been trends to equate normal with an ideal state of health, and disease with disturbances that are determined solely by subclinical abnormalities. While in any living language there is a conflict between established definition and the need for change, modification in the use of words that are of such central importance to medical writing requires… CONTINUE READING