DEFINING
HEALTH
PRELIMINARY CORE ONE: BETTER HEALTH
FOR INDIVIDUALS
DIMENSIONS OF
HEALTH
WHO define health as “a state of
complete physical, mental and
social well-being and not merely
the a...
Physical
Social
Emotional
Spiritual
Environmental
Mental
MENTAL
Mental health is the ability to recognize
reality and cope with the demands of daily
life Self-Esteem.
PHYSICAL
Physical health refers to the way that your
body functions. This includes eating
right, getting regular exercise,...
SOCIAL
Social health is the quality of your relationships with
friends, family, teachers, and others you are in contact
wi...
EMOTIONAL
Emotional health is expressing your emotions in a
positive, nondestructive way.
SPIRITUAL
Spiritual health is maintaining harmonious relationships
with other living things and having spiritual direction...
ENVIRONMENTAL
Environmental health is keeping your air and water clean,
your food safe, and the land around you enjoyable ...
• Use the reflective
questions below to
gauge your
understanding.
• Post responses or
further questions in the
discussion ...
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Defining health

  1. 1. DEFINING HEALTH PRELIMINARY CORE ONE: BETTER HEALTH FOR INDIVIDUALS
  2. 2. DIMENSIONS OF HEALTH WHO define health as “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” Health and Wellness Health is the state of well-being in which all of the components of health are in balance. Wellness is broken down into six major categories. To be truly healthy; You must take care of all six components
  3. 3. Physical Social Emotional Spiritual Environmental Mental
  4. 4. MENTAL Mental health is the ability to recognize reality and cope with the demands of daily life Self-Esteem.
  5. 5. PHYSICAL Physical health refers to the way that your body functions. This includes eating right, getting regular exercise, and being at your recommended body weight. Physical health is also avoiding drugs and alcohol and being free of disease and sickness
  6. 6. SOCIAL Social health is the quality of your relationships with friends, family, teachers, and others you are in contact with.
  7. 7. EMOTIONAL Emotional health is expressing your emotions in a positive, nondestructive way.
  8. 8. SPIRITUAL Spiritual health is maintaining harmonious relationships with other living things and having spiritual direction and purpose. This includes living according to one’s ethics, morals, and values.
  9. 9. ENVIRONMENTAL Environmental health is keeping your air and water clean, your food safe, and the land around you enjoyable and safe
  10. 10. • Use the reflective questions below to gauge your understanding. • Post responses or further questions in the discussion forum. REFLECTION
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