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NURS 202 Foundations of Nursing Practice II Healthy Lifestyles Worksheet Instructions : Complete this worksheet as you read the assigned reading in your text and watch the videos in the module. Submit the completed worksheet on Canvas. 1. Briefly describe the concepts of individuality and holism. a. Individuality is the idea that each patient is different and unique. They have different combinations of genetics, life experiences and environmental interactions. The concept of holism is that there is a whole person in mind and not just an assembly of parts and processes (Berman, Snyder & Frandsen, 2016, p. 244-245). 2. Briefly describe the concept of physiological and psychological homeostasis. a. The concept of physiological homeostasis is they are self-regulating, they are compensatory, they tend to be regulated by negative feedback systems and they may require several feedback mechanisms to correct only one physiological imbalance. Psychological homeostasis is defined as the emotional or psychological balance or state of mental well-being. It is maintained by a variety of mechanisms. Each person has a

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