Key Terms Chapter 1
Health- he ever-changing process of achieving individual potential in the physical,
social, emotional, mental, spiritual, and environmental dimensions.
Morbidity- The rate of disease in a population.
Wellness- The achieveme
What Does Health or Being Healthy Mean to You?
Being healthy to me means a variety of things. To be healthy you must be healthy
not only physically, but also mentally. Another way to put it is to have a perfect balance
between your mind, body, and soul. P
Stress- A series of mental and physiological responses and adaptations to a real or
perceived threat to ones well-being.
Stressor- A physical, social, or psychological event or condition that upsets homeostasis
Mental Health- The thinking part of psychological health; includes your values, attitudes,
Emotional Health- The feeling part of psychological health; includes your emotional
reactions to life.
Alcoholism can be defined as the dependency on alcohol addiction to
alcohol. It is a chronic disease, this disease called alcoholism is progressive and
potentially fatal. There are different type
All around the world, people suffer from trying to impress other people and themselves with
body image. Most people do things to improve their body image. They try to change their appearance
Muhammad J. Chechi
Bro! this party was insane. You shouldve been there. It was lit. everyone was having a blast. It
was a Jakes house. His parents were gone for the weekend, and he planned so fast, but it turned out
Are you against abortion or with it? Abortion is the termination of a pregnancy before the fetus
is viable, or able to survive outside of the uterus. Elective abortion or induced abortion is the willful
Muhammad U Bajar
Learning About Spiritual Health
First of all, I would like to learn a lot of things about Health. Health is the most important thing in
life. If your health isnt good, then nothing is good. The one thing I would
The Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to samesex marriage. Is this a good thing? The legalization of gay or lesbian marriage has been a touchy subject
What Is Substance Abuse?
Think of a substance you use quite regularly and determine whether you are properly using, misusing, abusing, or addicted to the substance. Examples of substances include, caffeine, nicotine, over the counter medicines, prescripti
Homework Assignments Homework Chapter 1 Assignment Information Maximum grade: 10 Due date: June 22, 2008 Instructions: Chapter 1 offers us a new perspective of health. Typically we consider our physical health. However, this chapter discusses 6 dimensions
Are you Addicted? Many of us do not think that regular use of a substance is an indication of addiction. Place a checkmark in the column that most describes how frequently these things occur when you use caffeine, cigarettes, or alcohol. Indicate below wh
How stressed are you?
Each of us reacts differently to lifes little challenges. Faced with a long line at the bookstore, most of us will get anxious for a few seconds before we start grumbling or shrug and move on. But for others-the one in five of us who
Health and Lifestyle Choices
Chapter 1 Promoting healthy Behavior Change Homework- How Healthy Are You?
Although many of us recognize the importance of healthy behaviors, we are often negligent in maintaining a health regimen. Rate your heal