Health Age 1AA3 Lecture Notes Nov.8th
Compared to the population, deviation has been now classified as a medical
condition (statistical criteria).
o Eg. Mental health was not once considered a medical issue.
o Eg. Social issues are co
Health & Aging:
Lecture 2: Social determinants of health
Life expectancy: Russia (58) vs. Sweden (78). People in the poorest parts of Glasgow have a life
expectancy 12 years less than those living in the wealthier parts. Poor black men in the US live 20
1T03 March 20th & March 22nd notes
Cultural context Harvest:
50th anniversary of independence from Britain
Not a dominant economic power, but beginning to be
How the 1st world colonized the 3rd world and uses its resources, i
Lecture 2 After midterm March 8th - Identity, Marginality, and Health
individual identity wrapped up with overarching structural forces contributes both to
how we behave and how others treat us.
Guides us as individuals, shapes how we behave.
Personal Wellness Planning Assessment 01.05
1. Describe your current level of physical activity. How often do you participate in
moderate to high intensity activity in an average week?
Four times a week
2. Discuss at least three physical activities you en
Napkin Table Folding
The Slide Napkin Fold
Lay the napkin face-down in front of you.
Fold the napkin in half and orient the open end towards you.
Fold the napkin into quarters.
Orient the napkin so that the open end is pointing away from you.
Fold the na
Food borne Illness
- Improper holding
Transfer of microorganisms from the hands to the food
Within the temperature danger zone( 35o F -145oF), microorganisms multiply fast
- Poor personal hygiene
- Inadequate cooking
For cooking meat, the
FOUR-HAND SEAT CARRY
1) Both bearers position themselves behind the casualty.
2) Bearers face each other. Each bearer grasps his own left wrist with his right hand, and grasps the other
bearer's right wrist with his left hand. This forms the
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Guidelines for writing a literature review
by Helen Mongan-Rallis. Last updated: November 21, 2014
[Note: For these guidelines, in some sections I have quoted directly some of the the
steps from: Galvan, J. (2006). Writing literature reviews: a guide for
Introduction To Managerial Economics
What do Telus, Global, B.C. Hydro and Island
Farms have in common?
Just like thousands of other Canadian firms, they have used
the principles of managerial economics to improve their
The Battle of Elderbush Gulch
Dr. Glen Norton
1T03: Theatre, Cinema and Society
Process by which one country invades &
claims authority over another
Serves the interests of the colonizers
Assumes the inferiority of the colon
Health and Aging March 20th
Is health a commodity that can/should be bought and sold
Who has responsibility for health- individual, state and physicians?
Does the freedom of individuals outweighs the collective good?
When we try to weight i
Health Age 1AA3 Lecture Notes Oct. 25th
LAY PERSPETIVES ON HEALTH
What do we do when we wake up with a cold? What do we do when we wake up
with loss of sight, no hearing, etc.? In the first scenario, we would self-assess our
symptoms, determine they are
Health Age 1AA3 Lecture Notes Nov.15th
Origins of Medicare
When we look at health, we examine the social construction that has shaped
medical care. We interpret health care as a general set of healing practices that
vary according to culture and location
Health Age 1AA3 Lecture Notes Nov.22nd
CURRENT HEALTH CARE SYSTEM IN CANADA
Although we do not pay for our current health care system, there are both private
and public aspects of our health care, even today!
Health Age 1AA3 Lecture Notes Nov.1st
Hippocratic Medicine - 400BC in Greece
o Illness was seen as an imbalance of 4 humors blood, phlegm, yellow
bile, black bile.
o Social element; superstitions, due to multiple gods, etc.
o Physical elem
Final Exam: Health Aging and Society 1AA3 (pages 1-3 inclusive)
Tentative Exam Outline, April 2016
1. Introduction Lecture
How we make decisions; depending on the country or region and consensus methods
in Canada we rank 5th for spending
FITNESS PL AN
K AT I A G A R C I A
Workout at the gym
Im going to get a gym membership
Use a pedometer
Ratio of fat to lean tissue in your body
Ability to move body p
Health and Aging Lectures
Lecture 2: Health and Illness as Social Constructions
Examples of Social Constructions
1) Homosexuality sin mental illness sexuality
moved from being seen as a sin to mental illness, something that
people tried to cure
Health and Aging Tutorial 1
Social determinants of health: includes anything that is in your social environment that has an
impact on your health. Immediate environment factors food availability, walkability of your
neighbourhood, proximity to green space
Theatre and Film Wednesday March 8th
Video art deliberately resists the pressures of commercialism
o Undermines conventional patterns fo storytelling (often abandoning narrative
o Think of it as an artist giving voice to something,
1T03 March 13th Monday & March 15th Wednesday
An early example of devised theatre
o Script is collaborative
The product of a workshop on gender and colonialism
o 3 weeks workshop
o 12 weeks writing the play
o 6 weeks rehearsing
o Took about
Health and Aging March 15th: Alternative Models of Health and Healing
Despite biomeds dominance, various other forms of healing and approaches to health,
knows as complimentary, alternative and traditional medicine (CAM)
In many count
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