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• Health education improves the health status of individuals, families, communities, states, and the nation. You can change your cookie settings at any time. If you are not healthy, no amount of money in the world can make you happy. This publication is licensed under the terms of the Open Government Licence v3.0 except where otherwise stated. Without good health, we are not able to reach our individual potentials and this can hinder us from achieving our personal goals in the social environment that we exist in. All content is available under the Open Government Licence v3.0, except where otherwise stated, National restrictions in England until 2 December, nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3, Download the infographic files and references, Coronavirus (COVID-19): guidance and support, Transparency and freedom of information releases. To help us improve GOV.UK, we’d like to know more about your visit today. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in the community health education field is projected to grow by 16% through 2026, more than twice the average for all occupations. 0000003706 00000 n 2 thoughts on “ Importance of good health in our life ” Uriop September 22, 2016. In particular for public health practitioners, local authorities and policy makers to make the case and inform planning on embedding health, work and worklessness within and across these issues. "You're not just educating the individual person, you need the impetus and motivation to come from the whole community," said SNHU Associate Dean of Health Professions Denise Bisaillon. Epidemiology is a vital research and development career critical to public health. Well, there is no doubt good health is the most important asset any human can have. The infographics are intended to inform the local and national stakeholders. E-mail:mans.rosen@sos.sebengt.haglund@sos.se Scand J Public Health 2001; Suppl 58: 219± 230 Keywords: Public health, health, medical care, equal care Health and medical care … WHY IS HEALTH EDUCATION IMPORTANT? 0000067774 00000 n 0000077655 00000 n Unemployment is associated with an increased risk of mortality and morbidity, including limiting illness, cardiovascular disease, poor mental health, suicide and health-damaging behaviours. • Health education enhances the quality of life for all people. 0000003886 00000 n
Marcy Vadurro is a marketing professional within nursing and health professions in higher education. "The main difference between [public health] and medicine is we don't look at people one by one. 0000003273 00000 n Workers with a community health education degree can find opportunities in a wide variety of settings, according to the BLS, including: As communities continue to focus more on improving the health and wellness of its citizens, the field of community health education will also continue to grow, said SNHU adjunct faculty Michelle Gifford. We attempt to decipher what's going on within communities and determine how we can best support their wellness efforts. But we don't act without their input or partnership. According to the American Public Health Association (APHA) the annual loss in economic productivity due to obesity and related issues is expected to total as much as $580 billion by 2030. I think everyone knows this but we forget this in our so busy and fast life. Several articles examine the impact of AIDS, while others look at debt and the intellectual property aspects of health care. There is also evidence to show that healthier, active and engaged employees are more productive, have lower levels of sickness absence and presenteeism, creating a business imperative to take action as well as a public health one. This publication is available at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/health-and-work-infographics/the-importance-of-health-and-work. We use this information to make the website work as well as possible and improve government services.