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Definition of Health

Health
Health Health, n. [OE. helthe, AS. h?lp, fr. h[=a]l hale, sound, whole. See Whole.] 1. The state of being hale, sound, or whole, in body, mind, or soul; especially, the state of being free from physical disease or pain. There is no health in us. --Book of Common Prayer. Though health may be enjoyed without gratitude, it can not be sported with without loss, or regained by courage. --Buckminster. 2. A wish of health and happiness, as in pledging a person in a toast. ``Come, love and health to all.' --Shak. Bill of health. See under Bill. Health lift, a machine for exercise, so arranged that a person lifts an increasing weight, or moves a spring of increasing tension, in such a manner that most of the muscles of the body are brought into gradual action; -- also called lifting machine. Health officer, one charged with the enforcement of the sanitary laws of a port or other place. To drink a health. See under Drink.

Meaning of Health from wikipedia

- Health is a state of physical, mental and social well-being in which disease and infirmity are absent. The meaning of health has evolved over time. In...
- HealtH (also known as Health and H.E.A.L.T.H.) is a 1980 American ensemble comedy film, the fifteenth feature project from director Robert Altman. It stars...
- The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was established...
- Health care, health-care, or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, recovery, or cure of disease...
- Health food is a marketing term to suggest human health effects beyond a normal healthy diet required for human nutrition. Foods marketed as health foods...
- subfields include environmental health, community health, behavioral health, health economics, public policy, mental health, health education, occupational safety...
- Syneos Health (formerly InVentiv Health Incorporated and INC Research) is a NASDAQ listed American multinational contract research organization based in...
- Northwell Health is a nonprofit integrated healthcare network that is New York State's largest healthcare provider and private employer, with more than...
- A health professional may operate within the clinical branch of health care, that deliver care with applied formal training in branches in medicine such...
- Health (formerly In Health) is an American magazine focused on women's health and owned by Meredith Corporation. The magazine's topics range from diet...
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