What is health?
Heath the meaning of Heath Is changed time By time keeping the perspective of how our body functions, health was before defined as “physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease and infirmity”. By WHO in 1948
But now the definition is changed it says that “the extent to which an individual or group is able to realize aspirations and satisfy needs and to change or cope with the environment. Health is a resource for everyday life, not the of living; it is a positive concept, emphasizing social and personal resources, as well as physical capacities”.
The definition is really huge but it’s telling you to realise your aspiration and to satisfy your need in the changing environment health is a resource and it’s not and objective, its the resource for everyday life not for living.
Nutrition is defined as the processes by which an animal or plant takes in and utilises food substances. Essential nutrients include protein, carbohydrate, fat, vitamins, minerals and electrolytes.
Normally, 85% of daily energy use is from fat and carbohydrates and 15% from protein. Nutrition is essential for growth and well being
So malnutrition and over nutrition causes tons of diseases which could disturb your daily life
How your body is getting effective nutrition?
BMI( BODY MASS INDEX) serves as good indicator for nutrition requirement for our body, BMI accounts for your total body fat expressed in percentage of body weight
If your BMI is between 25.0 and 29.9 you are classisfied as overweight. If it is above 30.0, you are classified as obese.
The healthy weight range for adults of a BMI of 20 to 25 is not a suitable measure for children.
What is body fat distribution? And risk associated
The circumference of waist can be used to predict the health risk of individual than BMI, Having fat around waist or “belly fat” makes you to more likely get the obesity- related disease
Heath hazards due to mal nutrition
Dietary factors are associated with some leading causes of death, such as:
- Heart disease
2. Exercise & Fitness
The exercise is Bodily activity that enhances your physical fitness and overall Health
We exercise for various reasons to growth, preventing aging, to not get prone to any disease in the future, for mental piece and also for enjoyment
Aerobic exercise is any physical activity that uses large muscle groups and causes the body to use more oxygen than it would while resting the goal of aerobic exercise is to increase cardiovascular endurance.
- Brisk walking
- Dancing, playing tennis
Examples of strength exercises are
- Push-ups, pull-ups, lunges, squats, bench press.
- Anaerobic exercise also includes weight training, functional training, eccentric training, interval training, sprinting,
- High-intensity interval training which increase short-term muscle strength.
Flexibility exercises also help like stretching for joint flexibility, keep muscles relaxed and. Main goal here would be to improve and increase the range of motion of the body
A physical activity is severe less then in later age it will cause approximately 6% of the burden of disease from coronary heart disease, 7% of type 2 diabetes, 10% of breast cancer and 10% of colon cancer worldwide
Fitness is acquired by the physical activity, the weight you lift, the fat u burn, the cholesterol u lose, which makes u free from anxiety and stress this all is physical fitness
Early motor proficiency has a positive correlation to childhood physical activity and fitness levels, while less proficiency in motor skills results in a tendency to partake in a more sedentary lifestyle.
Disease & Disorders
Disease is abnormal condition affect the living being negatively both structurally and functionally
Everybody will suffer from any one of the disease once in there life time and they will know how they felt during that time in there entire life
Diseases are often known to be medical conditions that are associated with specific symptoms A disease may be caused by external factors such as pathogens or by internal dysfunctions. For example, internal dysfunctions of the immune system can produce a variety of different diseases, including various forms of immunodeficiency, hypersensitivity, allergies and autoimmune disorders. and signs.
In humans, disease is often used more broadly to refer to any condition that causes pain, dysfunction, distress, social problems, or death to the person afflicted, or similar problems for those in contact with the person. In this broader sense, it sometimes includes injuries, disabilities, disorders, syndromes, infections, isolated symptoms, deviant behaviors, and atypical variations of structure and function,
Blog deals with all the types diseases mainly different stages of disease
1. Acute disease
2. Chronic disease
3. Clinical disease
4. Progressive disease
5. Refractory disease
A refractory disease is a disease that resists treatment, especially an individual case that resists treatment more than is normal for the specific disease in question.
6. Terminal phase
If a person will die soon from a disease, regardless of whether that disease typically causes death, then the stage between the earlier disease process and active dying is the terminal phase.
7. Subclinical disease
Also called silent disease, silent stage, or asymptomatic disease. This is a stage in some diseases before the symptoms are first noted.