Definition if health

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Assignment 2: RA 1

In this assignment, you will research three definitions of health and apply one of those definitions to the following scenario.

Scenario

In a typical family in your community, one of the children has recently experienced an acute illness (such as pneumonia) and one of the grandparents has a chronic illness (such as heart disease or congestive heart failure).

Tasks:

From the nursing literature, identify three definitions of health. Generate a report in which you analyze the definitions and apply one version to the family described above.

In a 5- to 7-page paper, complete the following:

  • Analyze each definition in terms of context, population focus, and its relationship to the concept of health promotion.
  • Select one definition and how this would apply to the family described above. Would this help promote better health outcomes for the family?
  • Identify and explain at least five health promotion activities or behaviors you could recommend to a family such as the one described above. How might it help promote a healthier family outcome?

Submission Details:

  • By the due date assigned, post your responses to the Submissions Area. Support your findings with examples and scholarly references. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M4_A2.doc.

Grading:

Assignment 2 Grading Criteria Maximum Points
Identified three definitions of health.

24

Applied and analyzed each definition in terms of context, population focus, and its relationship to the concept of health promotion.

52

Identified and explained at least five health promotion activities or behaviors you could recommend to a family such as the one described above. Described how it might help promote a healthier family outcome.

80

Writing Standards
Organization

12

Usage and Mechanics

12

APA Elements

16

Style

4

Total:

200

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Running head: ANALYSIS OF THE DEFINITION OF HEALTH

THE DYNAMISM OF DEFINING HEALTH

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DEFINITION OF HEALTH

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Defining Health
The idea of health is one that has undergone a lot of evolution as a way to try and reflect
the various issues that globalization has come to face. For instance, according to the World
Health Education, health has been defined as ‘a state of complete physical, mental and social
well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity’ (Callahan, 1973) which was
adopted during the International Health Conference on July 22, 1946, and was adopted by 61
states at the time. However, the definition would come into force in 1948, and since the time, the
World Health Organization has not made any changes to the definition. The issue of technology
is one of the aspects that has come to make sure that there is a redefinition of the concept of the
health. It should be noted that there have been people who have not taken up the evolving
ideology of health.
These critics have argued that ‘the medicalization of everything organic and emotional
that bothers people; some worry that societies are letting technology define health for them.’ It is
a matter that will be looked at later in the essay, but there is a need to try and form various
implications of interpreting the idea of health. The Webster’s dictionary of 1913 defined health
as ‘the state of being hale, sound, or whole, in body, mind, or soul; especially, the state of being
free from physical disease or pain’ (Breslow, 1972). It is an idea that lacks in the holistic issues
that health is supposed to address, and this implies why some of the later definitions came to
realize on why health needed to be expounded ...

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