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Different concepts of health.

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Different concepts of health Holistic concept of health The word holistic comes from the world whole. This means you focus your whole body on the approach of taking into consideration the whole body and environment when offering treatment. Sometimes called the Eastern approach. For example if you get a cold your physical health is affected. The reason you may have caught the cold is because of your emotional state for example you might had a reason loss in your family and your immune system may be low and you have a more likely chance to get a cold when your immune systems is low .PIES (physical intellectual emotional and social) ...read more.


stroke and they end up with a disability this would then affect his whole family .There routine would have to change to cater for his needs. This concept also looks at the mind and the spirit as well as the body. People believe that the body has an energy that can protect them from illness. People who believe in this would use alternative medication that is not prescribed by a doctor for example they might use acupuncture or reflexology this can cure stress high blood pressure and anxiety .They also use some herbal medicine widely know as Chinese medicine this ...read more.


For example if somebody's feeling relay tired in the morning every day and they just say it cause I had a long day at work or that I was up till early hours of the morning finishing some work but this might not be the cause it might be the early sings of diabetes or thyroid problems which left untreated can lead to further health problems . The other gorup of people who fit in to this category are people who ignore health advice and health campaigns .for example the stop smoking adverts or the pictures of the boxes of the cigarettes people ignore all theses warnings ...read more.

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