Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Global Health

Global Health Refers to the health of different populations in the world.
Economy A countries production and consumption of goods and services and their supply of money.
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) Is a measure of the total value of goods and services produced by a country in a year.
Developed Countries Refers to countries with good/strong economies, high standard of living, well established education.
Developing Countries Refers to countries with poor to medium economies, high population and low income, poor participation in education.
Life Expectancy Estimation of how long someone is expected to live, it is calculated using current death rates.
Mortality The amount of deaths caused by a particular disease, illness or other environmental factors.
Under-five Mortality Rate Number of deaths that occur in the first five years of a child's life.
Infant Mortality Rate Number of deaths that occur in a child's first year of lie.
Disease and Disability In many developing countries much of disease & disability is linked to, under nutrition and infectious disease such as HIV/AIDS. In developed countries much of disease & disability are heart disease, depression, diabetes and lung cancer.
Created by: misscuthbertson