what is immediate health problems and what is subsequent health problems
Immediate health problems:
The agent that causes the disease is called the immediate cause. For eg. if a baby is suffering from loose motions, we can say that the cause of the loose motion is an infection with a virus. So the immediate cause of the disease is a virus.
Subsequent health problems:
Contributory causes include causes which contribute to immediate cause to be able to cause the disease eg. Genetic difference or poor nourishment