The Definition, Factors and Importance of Health

The Definition, Factors and Importance of Health

Better health is central to human happiness and well-being. It also makes an important contribution to economic progress, as healthy populations live longer, are more productive, and save more. Definition The term ‘health’ is a positive and dynamic concept. In common parlance, health implies absence of disease. However, that industrial health implies much more than mere absence of disease is clear from the following definitions of health: The World Health Organization (WHO) has defined health as: “a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence…

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China is getting smarter – but at what cost?

China is getting smarter - but at what cost?

Shenzhen has grown into a futuristic city in just 30 years story source: BBC.com Thirty years ago, Shenzhen was a fishing village, surrounded by paddy fields. Then came a plan to build China’s first special economic zone to allow foreign investments, and out of the quiet rural landscape grew private businesses and factories which over time transformed into a city. Now Shenzhen, with a population of 12 million, is just one part of a huge urbanised area running down the Pearl River Delta. China’s smart cities ambitions are among the…

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12 Safety Tips to Observe when Using a Public Transport

12 Safety Tips to Observe when Using a Public Transport

Although using the public transport system is without any doubt a great way for a traveler to save money and live your normal simple life, but it also presents some risk. Before enjoying the public transportation in any city or country, take a moment to consider these important travel safety tips. 1. Look for an Official Badge or Permit Any legitimate taxi driver or bus driver in any public transport will have a badge displayed, so take a quick look around before you get in and feel free not to…

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