Community_Nutrition

  1. Community
    A group of people who are located in a particular space (including cyberspace), have shared values, and interact within a social system.
  2. Community nutrition
    A discipline that strives to prevent disease and to improve the health, nutrition, and well-being of individuals and groups within communities.

    Three arenas of community nutrition are People, Policy, and Programs.
  3. Policy
    A course of action chosen by public authorities to address a given problem.
  4. Public Health
    Focuses on protecting and promoting people's health through the actions of society.
  5. Health (as defined by WHO)
    A state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, not merely the absence of disease.
Author
PicOlio
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193934
Card Set
Community_Nutrition
Description
Community Nutrition Vocab
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