anglais def

A rehabilitation center where people who have left an institution, such as a hospital or prison, are helped to readjust to the outside world.

halfway house

More than normal in body weight after adjustment for height, body build, and age, or 10% to 20% above the person's "desirable" body weight. 2 a body mass index between 25.0 and 29.9


The suicide of a person afflicted by an incurable disease, using a lethal dose of drugs provided by a physician for this purpose

assisted dying

A rigid (non-casted) device for the immobilization of displaced or fractured parts of the body


The common term to describe the gradual deconstruction of a (bodily) structure due to use and time, it's the cause of a common type of osteoarthritis

wear and tear

The loss of intellectual function, i.e., of thinking effectively

cognitive impairment

An acute sore throat caused by hemolytic streptococci and accompanied by fever and prostration

strep throat