Associations to the word «Health»


HEALTH, noun. The state of being free from physical or psychological disease, illness, or malfunction; wellness. [from 11th c.]
HEALTH, noun. A state of well-being or balance, often physical but sometimes also mental and social; the overall level of function of an organism from the cellular (micro) level to the social (macro) level.
HEALTH, noun. Physical condition.
HEALTH, noun. (obsolete) Cure, remedy. [11th-16th c.]
HEALTH, noun. (countable) A toast to prosperity. [from 17th c.]
HEALTH AND FITNESS AGE, noun. (AU) a health indicator age in comparison to a person's true age, based on a survey of diet, exercise, and other factors.
HEALTH CARE, noun. The prevention, treatment, and management of illness or the preservation of mental and physical well-being through the services offered by the medical, nursing, and allied health professions.
HEALTH CENTRE, noun. A clinic staffed by a group of general practitioners and nurses
HEALTH CLUB, noun. A facility with exercise equipment, and sometimes instructors, open to the public or those on some membership list.
HEALTH CLUBS, noun. Plural of health club
HEALTH FOOD, noun. Any food that is especially beneficial to health.
HEALTH FOODS, noun. Plural of health food
HEALTH FUND, noun. A not-for-profit or a public health insurance company, usually found in health care systems in Central Europe, such as Germany.
HEALTH INSURANCE, noun. Insurance against incurring medical expenses among individuals
HEALTH TOURISM, noun. Synonym of medical tourism.
HEALTH WARNING, noun. An official edict that a particular substance or activity is dangerous.
HEALTH WARNING, noun. (colloquial) An indication or admission that an opinion might be biased.
HEALTH WARNINGS, noun. Plural of health warning

Dictionary definition

HEALTH, noun. A healthy state of wellbeing free from disease; "physicians should be held responsible for the health of their patients".
HEALTH, noun. The general condition of body and mind; "his delicate health"; "in poor health".

Wise words

Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do, as well as talk, and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca