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Anxiety

I consider a healthy person to be someone with an overall state of happiness, well-being, and someone who is able to carry out every day tasks along with being free of illness or disease. The criteria I used to define…

Applied Approach

As mentioned in the video, all six approaches overlap in some manner with one or more another approaches. I can see how each approach independently and in combination with another could yield very good results but if I had to…

Insomnia

My definition of health is when an individual has no major debilitating disease or any disease severely affecting the way they go about daily life. My definition of illness is different, however, being when an individual is negatively affected in…

Wanderlust

Hello Everyone! My name is Maureen John and I am a Human Biology major in my senior year. After graduation, I plan to take a year off and travel before I go for my Masters in Health Administration or Public…

Biological approach- Ashley Start

I think the biological approach will be most useful to me in studying health because this approach focuses on the environment, genetics, and individual choices of an individual in relation to their health. These three factors are major parts of…

Old Age

In my opinion, health and illness hold a synonymous position within the world, or at least in the world that I see. Based on my worldview of individuals, societies, countries, human behavior/tendencies, and medicine, I have come to believe that…

Old age

Before I was asked to give the word health a definition I was completely confident in my understanding and use of the word. Having to come up with a way to define what health or being healthy was proved to…

Aspiring OB/GYN

Hello everyone! My name is Riasia Franklin. I am currently majoring in Human Bio, and I’m a junior. My dream is to become an OB/GYN because this is something I’m very passionate about, mainly because it has to do with…

Aspiring Physician

Hey everyone! My name is Natasha Mehta, and I actually just finished my senior year at MSU. I technically graduate summer 2014, but I walked in the spring along with everyone who graduated then. I’m currently taking this class, as…