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An Introduction to Health and Disease

Wesley F. Alles

An Introduction to Health and Disease

by Wesley F. Alles

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • HEALTH EDUCATION,
  • Health & Fitness / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11524932M
    ISBN 100840380267
    ISBN 109780840380265
    OCLC/WorldCa79334432

    Contemporary Health Issues. Diseases and Disorders. Search for: Introduction to Diseases and Disorders. People have illness and physicians diagnose and treat disease. Disease is an objective term which implies a malfunctioning of the body or part of the body. Disease is pathological and is diagnosed on the basis of recognizable signs and symptoms. This is an excellent book which I use during semester 1 of a 2 semester module called "The Sociology of Health and Illness." During semester 1, I focus mainly on the theories of the Sociology of Health and illness. I have used this book for many years because it is so well written, and it is easy for the students to understand.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. In the mids, many in the medical community were confident that the war against infections diseases was nearly over. Infectious diseases were on the wane, powerful antibiotics were proven weapons in the armamentarium against bacterial infections, smallpox was on the verge of eradication, and new vaccines were being developed to combat a variety of diseases. These improvements to health. Only about ten per cent of the world's resources for health research are used to tackle the health problems of the world's poor, accounting for about 90 per cent of global disease. Also, many countries need better-defined research ethics guidelines to determine how trials can be undertaken without exploiting local populations.

    A revisionist naturalist regards health and disease as features of the world to be discovered by biomedical investigation, and therefore loosely constrained, at best, by our everyday concepts of health and disease. Lemoine () argues that conceptual analysis always involves a stipulative element concerning controversial or borderline cases. Book: An Introduction to Nutrition (Zimmerman) Last updated; Save as PDF Page ID ; No headers. This book is organized using a functional approach, which means that the material is organized around physiological functions, such as fluid and electrolyte balance, antioxidant function, bone health, energy and metabolism, and blood health, instead of organizing it strictly by nutrient. book provides an introduction to the basic principles and methods of epidemiology. It is intended for a wide audience, and to be used as training material for professionals in the health File Size: 2MB.


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