Essays Tagged: "Health education"

about the common cause

Common CauseCommon Cause was founded in 1970 by John Gardner, former Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare. Gardner envisioned a movement propelled by the focused and concerted ...

(3 pages) 95 0 3.6 Apr/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Specific Policies

Society & Culture How do identity, the effects of discrimination and degrees of equality affect Aboriginal Australian's in Australian society?

tified as the most disadvantaged group in Australia. Aboriginals experience the lowest standards of health, education, employment and housing, and are over represented in the criminal justice system. ... is creates a substantial inequality.Due to inequality in Australia Aboriginals do not receive equal health benefits to that of non-Aboriginal Australians. Life expectancy for Aboriginal people in the ...

(4 pages) 232 3 4.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Citizens charter

tizen charter was introduced by the government in 1991 to focus on consumer rights in areas such as health, education, transport, welfare, tax, customs procedures etc.Today there are over 200 national ...

(1 pages) 35 0 0.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

How and why do political systems change?

y the government. Political systems have a lot of functions. Political systems create resources for health, education, welfare, industry and foreign policy. Political systems have changed significantl ...

(5 pages) 86 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Mozart Effect for Children book review

il ten years of age. The Mozart Effect is a term signifying the transformational powers of music in health, education, and well-being. It represents the general use of music to reduce stress, depressi ...

(4 pages) 52 1 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Critically examine a health promotion activity that had been observed in a practice setting, which was intended for a patient that required mental health promotion

Health promotion is defined by Simnett (1995) to be "an umbrella term for a very wide range of activ ... ed by Simnett (1995) to be "an umbrella term for a very wide range of activities which enhance good health and well-being and prevent ill-health, this include health education and health information, ... eventative medical measures".In attempting to establish critical thoughts regarding defining mental health promotion it is first necessary to establish a shared understanding of what it is to be menta ...

(10 pages) 407 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Decision Making Model Analysis

Problems arise through the everyday routine. Problems can turn up through family members, friends, health, education, unknown people, and especially through work. With experience and the help of prob ... ying not to have an effect on the services offered in our organization, which offers cardiovascular health services. This decision was called because of a continuing decrease in cash flow and a reduct ...

(4 pages) 191 2 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Public nursing in today's community

It has been said that: "Health care is vital to all of us some of the time, but public health is vital to all of us all of t ... e of the time, but public health is vital to all of us all of the time." My understanding of public health / community health nowadays is the science and practice of protecting and improving the healt ... ence and practice of protecting and improving the health of a community, as by preventive medicine, health education, control of communicable diseases, application of sanitary measures, and monitoring ...

(3 pages) 208 0 4.3 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

The logic of "Toward a New Paradigm for the Management of Obesity"

ggestions for change from the traditional weight control approach, and discuss the implications for health education.The key question that the author is addressing is what are the ways other than the ... s that an estimated 20-25 percent of Americans are at least 20 percent over their ideal weight. The health implications of obesity are significant in that the excess body weight is positively associat ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Political correctness in teacher evaluation.

year again: course and teacher evaluation time. If you want my brutally honest opinion, Spanish and Health education are the two most boring courses I've ever had to endure. Health on its own gets rep ...

(3 pages) 37 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

AIDS in Women.

AIDS in Women:Due to the fervent efforts of health educators, young people today have a very intimate knowledge of HIV and AIDS. These students ... the early eighties at the beginning of the AIDS epidemic. Teachers guided students through years of health classes in their junior high and high school years and informed students about the destructiv ... s about the destructive nature of the AIDS virus and ways in which it can and cannot be contracted. Health educators made sure that students were well-informed about HIV and presented the topic as bei ...

(6 pages) 24 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Relationship between Human Capital, Education, Health and the Economic Development

Relationship between Human Capital, Education, Health and the Economic DevelopmentIntroductionThe economic growth in general terms has three object ... f the people and elimination of poverty. The social equality contains access to basic needs such as health, education; human security and rights; gender equity; and distribution of benefits and access ... r individuals. This is an excellent criterion to measure the success in development studies for the health and wealth of a country, which is closely related to the opportunities and successes of an ec ...

(13 pages) 203 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

The ideal school: The inclusion of Sports

help keep a person physically and mentally fit and build a good immune system, which leads to good health. Education is also an important factor in schools as it is essential if one wants to achieve ... acefully and assist him/her in developing the skill for handling disappointments. Sports generate a healthy spirit of competition and build self-esteem and confidence.Some people say that sports don't ...

(3 pages) 29 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Identify, describe and explain the purpose of several different types of work with people

uth worker aims to help the individual to take action on issues effecting their daily lives such as health, education, unemployment and their environment , using many methods and activities in providi ... urpose is to create a clean and safe environment for the individual.http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/healthcare/Social workerA social worker is a trained professional who helps people suffering from me ...

(1 pages) 21 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

3.1 Compare and contrast the work done by one agency/organisation or worker that done by another

youth worker is to help young people aged between 11 to 25 on issues effecting their lives such as health, education, employment, and there environment, a youth worker will use various methods in add ... with.A care worker may do the same as a youth worker in addressing service users on issues such as health, education , employment and there environment bearing in mind that the service user may be me ...

(1 pages) 354 0 4.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Health and Wellness, Mental and Emotional Health, Respect and Non-Violence, Nutrition and Fitness, Addiction, Human Sexuality

Health and WellnessHealth and Wellness generally have synonymous meanings. The whole of these two su ... of these two subjects can be summarized into: Services focused on promotion or maintenance of good health rather than correction of poor health. Wellness programs often offer regular screening clinic ... f poor health. Wellness programs often offer regular screening clinics for blood pressure and other health issues and health education. A healthy body becomes very advantageous to a person. Possessing ...

(6 pages) 130 0 3.8 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Physiotherapy, Injury, Rehabilitation And Educatio

early all participants. Physicians, physiotherapists and athletics trainers are responsible for the health and safety of sports participants. ¡¥These individuals are essential in the prevent ... to prevent chronic degenerative injuries and diseases through lifelong activity-related fitness and health education.¡¦ The study of human movement in all it¡¦s forms may be ...

(11 pages) 26 0 3.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Sports are a reflection of culture and values.

a reflection on how society uses and views the body. In a school setting, sports have been used for health, education, recreation, and for the military.In the pre-historic time, there was not as much ...

(1 pages) 530 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Organization Analysis with Social Systems Theory

ns by social systems theory. In this paper, I will analyze Adult Day Care Services Center in Korean Health, Education, Information and Research (KHEIR) Center by social systems theory.Mission Statemen ... er, a non-profit service agency, was established in 1986 in response to a United Way inquiry of the healthcare needs of the Korean American community in Los Angeles. KHEIR Center supports and promotes ...

(4 pages) 104 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Diversity

each their highest potential by initiating and supporting community-based programs that promote the health, education, and welfare of America's children." This includes children of all ethnic backgrou ...

(4 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community