Category: W1 Activity

Sadness

The definition that I constructed for health, was the state of complete wellness, free from any debilitating diseases. The definition of illness that I used was the health status of an individual which lead to a decrease in normal everyday…

Infertility

My definition of health would be the overall well being of body and mind. Homeostasis is maintained in a healthy person. They are free from disease both mentally and physically. Illness is when the homeostasis of the body is interrupted….

Old Age

When asked to define health and illness in my own words the first thing that came to my mind was the words ‘positive & negative’. When a person is healthy I believe them to be positive; I think they are…

Poverty

I chose poverty as my condition that was hard for me to decide on.  I defined health as having normal or average emotional, physical, or mental characteristics of that person’s social, ecological, economical, or cultural surroundings. I defined illness as…

Week 1: Activity Post Prompt

Title: Based on your worldview, some conditions from the Illness activity were more obvious “illnesses”, while others weren’t. However, there may have been a few that were hard to decide on – choose one of those as your title (e.g. “Migraines”)…