PAHO TV Published on Oct 18, 2016 The life course approach suggests that your current state of health is usually a result of your previous life experiences. Reproduced from: https://www.paho.org/salud-en-las-americas-2017/?p=69 BUILDING HEALTH THROUGHOUT THE LIFE COURSE Introduction Health is a component of and a key resource for human development. It results from a cumulative process of… Read More
NASEM Health and Medicine Division Uploaded on Aug 10, 2018 Leveraging the Science of Early Development: Creating Systems to Help Children Thrive Neal Halfon, M.D., M.P.H., UCLA Fielding, School of Public Health (remote) Presentation slides: Life Course Strategies So All Children to Thrive NASEM Health and Medicine Division Uploaded on Aug 10, 2018 Social Determinants of… Read More
Reproduced from: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-47143-3_2 Table1. Principles of the Life Course Health Development Framework Principle Brief description 1. Health Development Health development integrates the concepts of health and developmental processes into a unified whole 2. Unfolding Health development unfolds continuously over the lifespan, from conception to death, and is shaped by prior experiences and environmental interactions 3. Complexity… Read More
Reproduced from: https://medium.com/age-of-awareness/health-interconnectedness-and-salutogenesis-ca69c4f5366c Health, Interconnectedness and Salutogenesis from ‘Design for Human and Planetary Health’ D.C. Wahl 2006 So what genuine possibilities stand before us when we are considering the question of health? Without doubt it is part of our nature as living beings that our conscious self-awareness remains largely in the background so that our enjoyment of… Read More
Reproduced from: http://evonomics.com/mainstream-economics-become-celebration-wealthy-rentier-class/ Inequality Mainstream Economics Has Become a Celebration of the Wealthy Rentier Class The One Percent have found a pressing need for the services of mainstream economists By Michael Hudson To paraphrase Mark Twain, everyone complains about inequality, but nobody does anything about it. What they do is to use “inequality” as a takeoff… Read More
New Economic Thinking Published on Feb 2, 2014 The financial crisis that ran from 2007 to 2009 has been called a “Minsky Moment,” meaning it offered a much-needed reminder to all economists of Hyman Minsky’s neglected dictum that “capitalism is essentially a financial system.” But even with this reminder, it is hard to know what… Read More
Reproduced from: http://www.pathguy.com/virchow.html Rudolf Virchow on Pathology Education Note: This was a dramatic monologue given by Ed at a meeting of the Group for Resesarch in Pathology Education, Hershey, Pennsylvania. Direct quotations from the real Dr. Virchow are given in CAPITAL LETTERS. INTRODUCTION Our next speaker is the founder of modern pathology. By age 25, he… Read More
Adapted from: http://www.who.int/healthpromotion/conferences/previous/ottawa/en/ with links added to referring documents. The Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion First International Conference on Health Promotion, Ottawa, 21 November 1986 The first International Conference on Health Promotion, meeting in Ottawa this 21st day of November 1986, hereby presents this CHARTER for action to achieve Health for All by the year 2000 and… Read More
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Foresight report looking at how we can respond to rising levels of obesity in the UK. “Foresight projects give evidence to policy-makers to help them make policies that are more resilient to the future.” Images below were captured from: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/287937/07-1184x-tackling-obesities-future-choices-report.pdf Please click on the image to enlarge to study in detail.