Wellness is More Than Just Physical Health
posted by The Live Better Team | December 28, 2017
What is Wellness?
Your well-being is about you as a whole individual, not just your physical health status. Although there is no single definition of well-being, experts agree that wellness includes the following:
Researchers in different areas have looked into some various aspects of wellbeing that are commonly considered, including all of the following aspects:
A common principle of wellness is that your health is more than the absence of disease or injury. Rather, it’s a holistic approach to health that encourages a long, meaningful life.
Wellness influencers can be environmental or social, such as peace, economic security, a stable ecosystem and a safe living situation. Individual wellness influencers may include physical activity, a healthy diet, social ties, resilience, positive emotions and autonomy.
Factors in Well-Being
A combination of factors determine your wellness, and many studies have determined the relationship between these factors and individual well-being, including
Your primary care doctor can offer specific recommendations and information regarding your overall health and wellness.
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This information is not intended to replace the advice of a medical professional. You should always consult your doctor before making decisions about your health.