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Additional activities that enhance the physical well-being incorporate the avoidance of drug abuse and maintenance of proper hygiene.
. According to Wright & Ellis (2010), mental health is the cognitive and psychological well-being. People with good mental health do not have psychological disorders acknowledge their abilities and can easily manage the stress emerging from daily processes. Additionally, they can improve the community financial status by working productively. Countries that are able to maintain good health through the provision of proper health care are very productive. Most developing countries do not have proper health care facilities and this contributes to slow rate of economic development. This is because they spend a lot of money trying to control diseases instead of using the money to development the country. According to Wright & Ellis (2010), environmental conditions, genetics, income levels, educational levels, and relationship with other individuals in the society determine good health.
Illness is a negative occurrence that causes suffering and hinders proper body functioning. According to Wright & Ellis (2010), it is the major cause of death in the world. The two types of illnesses are chronic and curable. The curable illness can be treated and prevented with proper medication. Malaria is an example of curable illness. Illnesses can affect the financial systems of many countries (Wright & Ellis, 2010).
Optimum health is the highest level of mental and physical well being that one can achieve. It is the total absence of both curable and chronic disease (Rankin, London & Stallings, 2005). One can reach optimum physical health if he effectively prevents diseases by maintain good nutritional habits and physical exercises. Moreover, optimum mental health can be achieved through effective management of stress and maintaining a good relationship with other people (Rankin, London &
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It also sheds light on the available lifestyle modification strategies and pharmacological interventions for this patient and the different referral options which can be utilized in such a case scenario. Critical Analysis of the Patient’s History: The history obtained by the patient revealed that the patient is a known hypertensive and experienced an episode of high blood pressure resulting in a nosebleed while she was away on a holiday trip.
It has been ascertained that the concept of health and wellness resort is relatively new and its development across the world is at the infant stage. Currently, health and wellness resorts are committed towards offering a variety of products’ and services that would meet the health and wellness needs of the customers.
Melissa spent many months in the hospital and lots of years in rehabilitation learning the basic skills. Melissa amazed everyone with her courage and progress to better health; she is now keen to re enter her profession that she loved so much. As a nurse who suffered head injuries, Melissa will have a better understanding towards patients with such disabilities.
Cardiovascular disease is a serious problem and it afflicts 63 million Americans, killing almost a million- 960,000 every year. As a result of cardiovascular diseases the economic losses are more than any other disease, which accounts to over $330 billion in medical expenses and lost productivity annually.
Instead, the GMA argues, educative programs on nutrition awareness and encouraging physical exercise would be better alternatives. To its credit, the GMA has already instituted the American Council for Fitness and
Mainly, our body needs 13 vitamins- A, C, D, E, K and the B vitamins (niacin, riboflavin, thiamine, pantothenic acid, vitamin B-6, biotin, vitamin B-12 and folate). All the mentioned vitamins can be easily derived from food.In the fast paced life of today, guidance on health related issues can mitigate the problems of individuals greatly.
Consequently, there is an increased risk of fractures specifically in the hip, vertebral column and wrist. These conditions cause disability and sometimes mortality, especially in elderly people with hip or
Diaz (2011) notes, there are numerous factors that determine the performance of employees in organizations. He further notes that these factors are both internal and external. Internal factors are those