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Health and human

Life expectancy An estimate of the number of years a person is expected to live, if death rates do not change.
Individual human development Describes the gradual changes in an individuals physical, social, emotional and intellectual states and abilities. Begins at conception and ends at death.
Physical development The changes that relate to people's size and shape and therefore body structure.
Social development The increasing complexity of behavior patterns used in relationship with other people.
Emotional development Feelings, moods and the way in which people express,understand and exercise control over them.
Intellectual development Ways people are able to think and reason.
Health A state of complete physical, emotional and social well being and not merely the absence of infirmity.
Incidence The number or rate of new cases of particular condition, during a specific time.
Prevalence The number or proportion of cases of a particular disease or condition present in a population at a given time.
Mortality The number of deaths, caused by a particular disease, illness or other environmental factor.
Morbidity The rate of which a particular disease or illness occurs.
Burden of disease A it measure of disease and injury specifically it measures the gap between current health states and ideal situation where everyone lives at an old age free of disease and disability.
DALY'S A measure of burden of disease, one day is equal to one year of healthy life lost either due to premature death or time lived with illness or injuries.
YLL Years of life lost due to premature mortality
YLD Years of life lost due to disability, illness or injury
Physical health Relates to the efficient functioning of the body and its systems, and includes the physical capacity to perform tasks and physical fitness
Social health Being able to interact with others and participate in the community in both an independent and cooperative way
Mental health State of well being in which the individual realises his or her own abilities, can cope with the normal stresses in life, can work productively, and is able to make a contribution to his or her community.
Created by: dylandcruz