Definition of Health. Meaning of Health. Synonyms of Health

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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, as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO), is "a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of...
- Health care or healthcare is the maintenance or improvement of health via the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease, illness, injury, and other...
- A health professional may operate within all branches of health care, including medicine, surgery, dentistry, midwifery, pharmacy, psychology, nursing...
- Health (also known unofficially as You Will Love Each Other) is the debut album by American noise rock band Health. The album was recorded at the Los Angeles...
- The World Health Organization (WHO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health. It was established...
- environmental health, community health, behavioral health, health economics, public policy, mental health, occupational safety, gender issues in health, and ****ual...
- Health food is food marketed to provide human health effects beyond a normal healthy diet required for human nutrition. Foods marketed as health foods...
- Northwell Health, founded in 1997, is a not-for-profit healthcare network that includes around 20 hospitals (including North S**** University Hospital)...
- Bausch Health Companies Inc. (formerly Valeant Pharmaceuticals) is a multinational specialty pharmaceutical company based in Laval, Canada. It develops...
- Mental health is a level of psychological well-being or an absence of mental illness - the state of someone who is functioning at a satisfactory level...
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