Vocabulary Questions: illness, disease

Someone in healthcare explains why although these two words are used as synonyms, it would be helpful to make a distinction.
http://www.bboyscience.com/disease-vs-illness/

Apparently, the distinction was established in 1978, so this might explain why in everyday language people keep using them as synonyms.
https://www.reference.com/health/difference-between-disease-illness-b69e4a32392e4c5f#

Collocations with DISEASE
http://oxforddictionary.so8848.com/search1?word=disease

Collocations with ILLNESS
http://oxforddictionary.so8848.com/search1?word=illness

Post your Useful Language here, if you find sentences where these words are used in articles or audio texts. Example: http://www.naturalnews.com/illness.html  and http://www.naturalnews.com/disease.html

Vocabulary exercises (though I think reading articles is much better and you learn more, too)
http://www.agendaweb.org/vocabulary/health-illness-advanced-exercises.html
I just did the first, and it works. If you do any other, post your mistakes so we can double-check, You can also post the words you learned/learnt!

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