Dictionary of Health Education by David Bedworth, Albert E Bedworth

By David Bedworth, Albert E Bedworth

The Dictionary of wellbeing and fitness schooling offers for the 1st time a whole, accomplished consultant to the pro and technical phrases, phrases, and words utilized in the well-being schooling career. in a single quantity, it encompasses the complete scope of the language of healthiness schooling, bringing jointly the disciplines of schooling, drugs, public overall healthiness and its sub-disciplines, background, philosophy, and political technology. a necessary reference device for all overall healthiness educators or people who are eager about the advertising of wellbeing and fitness, this distinct booklet comprises over 10,000 definitions of usually used phrases and words. For ease of use, all entries are alphabetically prepared and cross-referenced the place applicable. The dictionary additionally comprises tables of significant wellbeing and fitness and scientific phrases to additional illustrate key principles. This uncomplicated quantity is an vital source to an individual who desires to communicate and comprehend the language of future health schooling.

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ALTERNATIVES 1. v. for drug use, such as the need to be accepted by a group, many educational prevention programs teach alternative methods for satisfying those motives. 2. In philosophy, competing courses of action or beliefs in which the person must decide which choice to make. 3. In sociology, the traits in a particular culture shared by several individuals but not common to all and that represent different ways of achieving the same goals or ends. cf: alternative approach. ALTERNATIVES APPROACH In drug education, techniques of drug abuse prevention that provide persons with attractive, optional nondrug substitutes not only to drugs, but to drug using lifestyles.

Department of Agriculture. Its broad functions are as follows: (a) agriculture, industry, chemistry; (b) animal industry; (c) dairy industry; (e) extension services; and (f) human nutrition and home economics. AGUE Malarial or comparable intermittent fever. AHA An acronym for 1. v. 2. American Hospital Association. AID 1. v. with sperm from a donor other than the woman’s husband. 2. An acronym for Agency for International Development. ct: AIH. AIDE 1. In politics, a legislative staff member who performs clerical, technical, or official duties.

V. v. 2. A barbiturate. ANA An acronym for American Nurses Association. AMPHOTERIC 30 1. v. 2. v. that promotes general body growth (anabolism). 3. v. 4. Synthetically produced drug that is associated with tissue building. v. ANABOLISM 1. v. v. within the body. 2. The energy-requiring metabolic processes in which body substances are synthesized from simpler substances. 3. , and synthesis of body proteins. ct: catabolism. ANACLISIS 1. In psychoanalysis, a condition characterized by dependence upon another person for care and support.

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