Health Sciences 2000A/B Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Insulin Resistance, Urban Planner, Urban Design

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Disagreements about the meaning of health are common because health can have medical, social, economic, spiritual, and many other components. Apply the four models of health to a real life example. Compare the different models: including benefits and limitations to each. Recognize the fundamental objective of the world health organization, and how it relates to the individual and society. Evaluate key components of health involved with the four models. Theorize how different perceptions of health and wellness are influenced by technology. Explore the importance of defining health on an individual level and community level. Apotemnophilia an attraction to the idea of being an amputee. Zenomelia the oppressive feeling that one or more limbs of one"s body do not belong to one"s self. Large number of people interested: one discussion group has 1400 subscribers. Their legs did not need to be amputated for any medical reason. Nor were they incompetent, according to the psychiatrists who examined them.