Health: Diseases, Illnesses and Treatment

English Conversation Questions on Diseases, Illnesses and Treatment

  • What do you think are the most common illnesses?
  • Have you ever had a serious illness?
  • Which illnesses are you really afraid of?
  • As a child if you remember, or as a parent, did you have to cure measles, chicken-pox, mumps or scarlet fever?
  • How do you usually treat children with chicken-pox?
  • Do you think it is serious to catch chicken-pox when you are an adult?
  • What is the most common infectious disease in your country?
  • How would you treat somebody with a flu or a cold?
  • Have you ever had a problem with your appendix?
  • Do you know anyone who had acute appendicitis?
  • Are you afraid of catching AIDS?
  • Do you know anybody who got AIDS?
  • Do you think we will be able to cure AIDS one day in the future?
  • How can you prevent yourself from getting AIDS?
  • Do you know anybody who had problems with SARS?
  • In which continents do you think there is a risk of getting typhoid?
  • Do you know anything about vaccinations typical for travelers to tropical areas of Africa or Asia?

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