Morbidity: Any departure, subjective or objective, from a state of physiological or psychological well-being. In this sense sickness, illness, and morbid condition are similarly defined and synonymous.
The Seven Countries Study
The Seven Countries Study (SCS for short) is the first major study to investigate diet and lifestyle along with other risk factors for cardiovascular disease, across contrasting countries and cultures and over an extended period of time. Read more about this study.