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Attitude to Health definition: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Environmental Health definition: The science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
environmental health definition: science of controlling or modifying those conditions, influences, or forces surrounding man which relate to promoting, establishing, and maintaining health.
Health Expenditures definition: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Health definition: The state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
health definition: state of the organism when it functions optimally without evidence of disease.
wellness definition: Practices that promote physical and mental health such as exercise, nutrition, and immunizations.
Well-being (of the trial subjects) definition: The physical and mental integrity of the subjects participating in a clinical trial. [ICH]
Health definition: Health refers to a person's state of physical, mental and social well-being; usually it refers specifically to the state of being in good health, a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and does not consist only of the absence of disease or infirmity. In any organism health constitutes a form of homeostasis with inputs and outputs of energy and mass in approximate equilibrium allowing for growth and continued survival. In humans, a subjective feeling of well-being coming from somatic and cognitive perceptions is considered an essential component of health.
Health Behavior definition: Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
health behavior definition: human attitudes and behaviors related to health; e.g., diet, exercise, care-seeking, substance avoidance, therapy compliance, etc.
Health Education definition: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.
health education definition: educating patients and the public in areas of health concern; do not confuse with the education of health care personnel, such as physicians, dentists, etc, see appropriate terms under HEALTH CARE PERSONNEL EDUCATION; however, for the narrower terms, the training of medical personnel about those fields is included and may be postcoordinated with a health care personnel education term, ie neoplasm/cancer education may be postcoordinated with medical education.
Health Facilities definition: Institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
health care facility definition: institutions which provide medical or health-related services.
Healthcare Facility definition: The buildings and organizations where healthcare services are provided.
Health Fairs definition: Community health education events focused on prevention of disease and promotion of health through audiovisual exhibits.
Mental Health definition: The state wherein the person is well adjusted.
mental health definition: for thorough searching see RTs.
Mental health definition: Development and use of mental/emotional abilities to adjust to life situations, interact with others, and engage in activities.
Psychological Health definition: mental health status.
Oral Health definition: The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Oral health definition: Condition of the mouth and gums and the number, type, and arrangement of the teeth.
oral health definition: for thorough searching also see DENTISTRY.
Personal Satisfaction definition: The individual's experience of a sense of fulfillment of a need or want and the quality or state of being satisfied.
Health Care Costs definition: The actual costs of providing services related to the delivery of health care, including the costs of procedures, therapies, and medications. It is differentiated from HEALTH EXPENDITURES, which refers to the amount of money paid for the services, and from fees, which refers to the amount charged, regardless of cost.
health care definition: heading term for medical terms other than physician specialties; for organizations and facilities, see BIOMEDICAL RESOURCE.
Healthcare Activity definition: The actions of prevention, treatment, and management of illness and the preservation of mental and physical well-being through the services offered by the medical and allied health professions.
health administration definition: refers to the administration and management of health care services.
Health Food definition: A non-medical term defined by the lay public as a food that has little or no preservatives, which has not undergone major processing, enrichment or refinement and which may be grown without pesticides. Health foods have been attributed with the ability to prevent the development of diseases, slow the aging process, and prolong life. (from Segen, The Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
Health and Behavior definition: Research into the combination of knowledge, practices, and attitudes that motivate the actions we take regarding health.
Family Health definition: The health status of the family as a unit including the impact of the health of one member of the family on the family as a unit and on individual family members; also, the impact of family organization or disorganization on the health status of its members.
Health Educators definition: Professionals who plan, organize and direct health education programs for the individual, groups and the community.
Community Health definition: Community health; community-focused health delivery systems.
health chart definition: The role of a material (player) that is the physical health chart belonging to an organization (scoper).
health definition: [1] Gesundheit, Gesundheitszustand
health definition: Santé.
Gesundheit definition: [1] als geistig ausgeglichen und emotional harmonisch empfundener, in körperlicher und vor allem praktischer Hinsicht als ausreichend kraftvoll erlebter Allgemeinzustand voller Arbeits- oder Leistungsfähigkeit und damit uneingeschränkter Handlungsfähigkeit
salute definition: [1] die Gesundheit
zdrowie definition: [1] Gesundheit
santé definition: Bon état de l’organisme.
santé definition: Bon état du moral, de la raison.
santé definition: État de l’organisme, bon ou mauvais, manière dont on se porte.
santé definition: Lieu où l’on retient en quarantaine, après leur débarquement, les voyageurs arrivant d’un pays où règne une maladie épidémique ou contagieuse.