A long-standing illness for which there is no known cure. It is not immediately life-threatening but can give rise to unpleasant and painful symptoms.
Facts about the world that can be utilised flexibly in behaviour, e.g. food is by the window.
Term describing a process of information storage and retrieval, which can be utilised flexibly in behaviour. In humans, ‘cognitive’ relates to mental operations sometimes termed thought processes, e.g. reasoning, calculation and planning.