These activities are influenced by various things, such as SES, education status, physical environment, employment conditions, social support, culture, genetics, gender,
Name the 6 dimentions of health according to Naidoo J & Wills J (2000)
- Emotional Health.
- Sexual Health.
- Spiritual Health.
- Physical Health.
- Mental Health.
- Social Health.
How is health promotion related to determinants of health?
Health promotion acts on the DETERMINANTS of health to create the greatest health gain for people, to contribute significantly to the reduction of health inequalities, to ensure human rights, and to build social capital.
- Jakarta Declaration, WHO 1998.
What are the 5 key areas that strategies of health promotion fall into?
i) Political – eg. advocacy.
ii) Legal – eg. bans.
iii) Educational – eg. advice from physicians, advice in schools etc.
iv) Social – eg. advertising.
v) Economic – eg. taxation.
Interestingly, knowledge of the PA guidelines does nothing to affect activity levels in the population – Scottish Health Survey 2013
What factors can influence how much PA someone does?
- PA Environment.
THESE CAN ALSO BE INFLUENCED – primarily by Policy, Society, and Macroeconomics.
What is the healthy life expectancy for scottish males ranging from the least to most deprived
70 for least deprived; linear decrease down to 48 for most deprived. Deprivation by Income/Employment index.