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Chapter 4

Health, wellness, illness, and disability

A whole person is physical, emotional, social, cognitive, and spiritual dimensions
Health states the complete physical, mental, and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity
Spiritual health Achieved through belief in a purpose greater than the self
Dimensions of health Physical, emotional, social, spiritual, cognitive
Factors that influence health Personal lifestyles choices, Stress, Personal beliefs about health care, Social relationships and belonging, Sense of control
12 key determinants of health income&social status,social support network,education&literacy,employment&wording conditions,social supports,physical environments,personal health practices&coping skills,healthy child development,biology&genetic endowment,health services,gender,culture.
Reactions to illness fear and anxiety, sadness and grief, depression, denial, anger
In the 1800's, good health was considered to be The absence of disease
A holistic approach to health is one that Takes into account the whole person
Which of the following is one of the five dimensions of health Emotional health
which of the following is one key determinants of health Biology and genetic endowment
which factors best contributes to good physical health The regular use of seat belt
People with strong emotional health Exhibit self control
A social system is an informal network of people who help each other or others
An acute illness appears suddenly and lasts for a short time
the term discrimination means The unfair treatment of people on the basis of their physical characteristics, health history, or group membership
Created by: mackenziemarie21