A Long-term condition (sometimes called a chronic disease) is a condition for which there is currently no cure. Long-term conditions are managed with drugs and other treatment and are self-managed.

The condition can affect a person's physical or mental health.

Examples of a long-term condition are:

diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), arthritis, asthma, heart disease, fibromyalgia, coeliac disease, schizophrenia, anxiety, hypertension, chronic pain, etc