Health Definitions

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Health is a positive concept suggesting well being of an individual as opposed to illness or disease. It has a variety of dimensions, such as physical, social and psychological.

Ill health is a breakdown of general health and well being due to physical or mental disorders, infection or inherited or degeneration disease.

Disease is a condition which can affect the function of the body and it can be physical or mental.

Illness is the loss of physical or


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