Event date & time:
24.11.2021 at 00:00
What is it all the same - health? How to imagine it? There are many definitions ;Health is when nothing hurts" to the scientific formulated by the World Health Organization: "Health is not only the absence of disease and infirmity, but a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being."
The most primitive and widespread understanding of health is the state of the body when there is no disease. Even doctors often act on it No disease - healthy, we have nothing to do with you. When you get sick, come. " But health is not something permanent and unchanging. It also needs attention and control. Health must be maintained and strengthened. I think that in the future, when the main concern of medicine is to prevent the disease, and not to cure it, the doctor will keep not a "medical history", but a "health history".
Diseases have been studied to the genetic-molecular level, and many even doctors know little about health and do not want to deal with them: "There is no time for health, there is no time and energy to cope with diseases." In addition, healthy people do not go to doctors. Therefore, doctors at all times mainly dealt with the sick and studied diseases. Another academician of medicine N.M. Amosov admitted: "All doctors are specialists in diseases, not health." Although in the word "health care" the main meaning is indicated: health protection, not the treatment of diseases.
There are international health ratings, which are compiled annually based on the following indicators: life expectancy, infant mortality rate, the number of cigarettes and alcohol consumed, physical activity and the environment. The first three places in this rating in 2012 were taken by Singapore, Italy and Australia. Russia was in 97th place in the list of 145 countries and regions.
An interesting tablet was published in one of the magazines showing the results of an international survey of groups of people comparable in age and social status from different European countries. All respondents were asked to assess their health. The details and conditions of the survey were not disclosed, so it is difficult to judge their objectivity,</p>