Health Science is one of the most emerging fields in the present scenario. The level of health science involvement in the fields of scientific research has reached to that extend; the health safety of any developing as well as developed nation can be evaluated through the level of advancement of health Science of the particular nation.
Health Science is a multidisciplinary field that aims to disseminate information, scholarship experience in education, practice and investigation between health status and quality of care for individuals, families and communities. Health Science Journal aims to supply scientists of health with resources in order to provide the scientific knowledge through the publication of peer-reviewed, high quality, scientific papers and other material on all topics related to biochemistry, biotechnology, engineering, epidemiology, genetics, nursing, pharmacology, pharmacy, public health, psychology, physical therapy, and medicine.
Health Science Journal is an Indexed, peer-reviewed open access journal that aims to publish the most complete and reliable source of information on discoveries and current developments in the mode of original articles, review articles, case reports, short communications, etc. in the field and provide free access through online without any restrictions or any other subscriptions to researchers worldwide. Articles submitted by authors are evaluated by a group of peer review experts in the field and ensures that the published articles are of high quality, reflect solid scholarship in their fields, and that the information they contain is accurate and reliable.
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Health care delivery is the process of providing medical care to people who are in need. In recent years the pressure for delivering effective health care to people in limited time is unavoidable. Technological improvements helps health professionals to deliver their services effectively.
Epidemiology and biostatistics helps to keep up-to-date record about the prevalence of diseases within the population. It helps in the prevention of spreading of the of the world. It prohibits the diseases from becoming disease and becoming epidemic. It also helps to analyze the cause of the disease and thus helps to prevent the disease very effectively.
Health Promotion is the process of helping every individual to improve their self-health. The main objective of improving the health of individual is through health education, providing people with contamination of free food and water and by helping people to get easy access to health care centers.
Improvement in today’s technology also has great impact on healthcare. Current technology allows health care professionals to easily diagnose disease and to differentiate them from related diseases. In fields like brain mapping and genetics computerized technology helps to analyze huge volume of data.
Health care policies helps people to meet with their sudden medical needs such as those caused due to accidents, or any sudden sickness. It helps people to cope up with their financial need during such crucial moments.
An effective health management will provide easy, effective and affordable access of health care to people when they are in immediate need of health care professionals attention. It is highly required in huge hospitals where large number of people are treated for various diseases by doctors from different speciality.
Health system which is some time called as health care system is the frame work that assure to provide an efficient and affordable health care services to individuals in a community while taking into account of their financial status.
Health regulation is a set of procedure that helps the health care professionals to deliver their full services to patients especially during spreading of disease while it is endemic so that they could prevent the disease from becoming epidemic or pandemic.
Personal health refers to the wellness of the individual. While personal health care is provided to people those who are not able to take care of themselves. It involves people with certain mental disorder, physically challenged people, etc.
Health psychology is based on the concept that physical health is not dependent only on the biological process but it depends on the psychology of the individual, their socioeconomic status, culture, etc. One such example is the consumption of alcohol and some other psychotics can cause addiction or reinforced behaviour and can affect both mental and physical health.
In public health rather than considering the health of the individual we will consider the health of the entire community or certain population. It mainly focus on preventing infectious disease, removing contaminants from food and drinking water, reducing pollutions, by public health policies (for example administering vaccines for various diseases) etc since they can affect the entire community.
Health professionals are people whose area of expertise is of human health. Health Care people have strong knowledge in various illness that are caused by pathogen, genetic, pollution, physical damage, etc. They also have knowledge on how to diagnose and treat such illness. These people include doctors, nurses, pharmacist, etc.
The main focus of health education is to make the community people aware about the prevalent disease and its preventive methods or educating individual people about their illness and helping them to take care of their health. The health education mainly involves computerized graphical video that helps people to understand better about their sickness and its preventive measures.
The main objective of health promotion is to improve the health of every individuals in a community there by improving the community’s health. The preliminary measure of promoting health is through implementing efficient health policies that could improve the health of community as a whole. Policies like administering free vaccines to every individual play a major role in promoting public health.
Health disparities is used to denote the variation that exist in the availability to health care for different ethnic or community people. This happens mainly because of the people’s ethnic origin. Certain group of people are much more prone to certain disease than other. Also different group of people respond differently to certain drugs. For example penicillin is allergic to certain people while not for others.
Health outcome is the process of measuring how well a person responded to a treatment. It helps to better understand the efficiency of the treatment. While measuring the health outcome we will consider things like how well the person is after certain treatment and we will prefer treatment that has no or at least less side effect from treatment.
Health communications is the process of educating people about health education. Since different group of people have different health needs we have to alter the health education to suit the need of each people. The health communication hence plays a major role in improving public health.
Health Facilities are places that are equipped with resources that can provide meet the demands of different patients. The health facility include clinics, hospitals, psychiatric centers, labs etc. The health facilities are equipped with equipment that are necessary to diagnose and treat disease. These facilities can be general or specialized.
Health nutrition is about the intake of food that could improve the health. Different set of nutrition are required for various people. The careful choice of food nutritious food that improves the body metabolism helps to improve the health.
Clinical and Health psychology deals with the understanding the changes in individual psychology and behaviour during various situations like health and illness. One such example is the consumption of alcohol and some other psychotics can cause addiction or reinforced behaviour and can affect both mental and physical health.
Social Care is the provision given to the people who unable to meet their daily needs due to illness, old age, poverty, orphan children etc. with an intention to improve their living and to protect them.
The skin is the outer most covering of human. It is the largest organ in our body. It helps to separate the internal organs from the environment. It also plays a major role in regulating the body temperature. Skin health concerns with incorporating effect strategies to protect the skin.
Mental health comprises of the overall health of an individual along with their state of wellbeing. Mental health not only depends on having a healthy psychology it also depends on the persons economic status, physical health and overall wellbeing of that person.
Sleeping is the process in which the brain enters an altered state of consciousness. During sleep the person becomes less responsive to the surrounding. Usually during sleep the brain recurs between two very different modes called REM (Rapid Eye Movement) and non-REM sleep which in itself consists of many other factors. Any defects in this process may cause sleep problem. Sleep health deals with maintaining all these process.
International health is the sub set of health care that deals with maintaining the proper health of the entire world population. It concerns with people who travels from one part of the country to other who could be the carrier of disease. International health helps people who are travelling to different parts by administering necessary vaccines.
Behavioral Science is the study of characteristics of human. Various fields in behavioral sciences are psychology, cognitive science, criminology, etc.
Health of a person is defined as the overall wellness of a person which includes physical health, mental health and social status. Physical Education helps individual to maintain their physical wellness through exercise, yoga, etc. Recreation are activities that are done for pleasure.
Maternal and Child health helps to protect and promote the health of mother and new born child. Since new born child are much more prone to disease and need adequate nutrition maternal and child health helps mother by providing them with proper education about taking care of their child.
Nursing education focuses on educating health care people about effective ways to deliver the health care to patients. It educates nurses about how to administer different medicines, to examine patient and to deliver best services to patients.
Health records help to maintain the details about the medical history of patients. It helps doctors to keep track of the treatments that are given to the patients. It is also helpful when patient shifts from one doctor to another. In the modern era the medical records have been shifted from paper based record to electronic records since they are much more safe and easy to access.
Global health concerns with the health of the entire population of the world. It seeks to prevent diseases from becoming pandemic. Few agencies that work for global health are World Health Organization (WHO), UNICEF, and World Bank.
Health assessment is important and often first step in identifying the patient’s problem. Health assessment helps to identify the medical need of patients. Patients health is assessed by conducting physical examination of patient.
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