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Mind Body Spirit

Today i am thinking about what it means to have health , what is the definition of health to you ? when i retrieve the meaning of health from trusty  Webster dictionary”s  tells me this  Health:

 “Health.” Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 2 Aug. 2017.


Definition of health

  1. 1a :  the condition of being sound in body, mind, or spirit She is the picture of health.especially :  freedom from physical disease or pain nursed them back to healthb :  the general condition of the body How is your mother’s health? in poor healthenjoys good health

  2. 2a :  a condition in which someone or something is thriving or doing well :  well-beingdefending the health of the beloved oceans — Peter Wilkinsonb :  general condition or state poor economic health

  3. 3:  a toast to someone’s health or prosperity

  4.  “Health.” Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 2 Aug. 2017.

  5. Definition of mind

    1. 1:  recollectionmemory keep that in mind time out of mind

    2. 2a :  the element or complex (see 1complex 1) of elements in an individual that feels, perceives, thinks, wills, and especially reasons Keep your mind active as you grow older.b :  the conscious mental events and capabilities in an organismc :  the organized conscious and unconscious adaptive mental activity of an organism

    3. 3:  intentiondesire I changed my mind

    4. 4:  the normal or healthy condition of the mental faculties Who in their right mind would try such a stunt?

    5. 5:  opinionview was urged to speak his mind

    6. 6:  dispositionmood He’s in a bad state of mind.

    7. 7a :  a person or group embodying mental qualities the public mindb :  intellectual abilitythe works of men of mind — Alfred Tennyson

    8. 8capitalized, Christian Science :  god 1b

    9. 9:  a conscious substratum or factor in the universe

    10. 10:  attention pay him no mind

    The fact that health isn’t just about your physical attributes that they include mind body and spirit. your mind includes emotional and psychological health , spirit is the essence of what we believe that encourages our hearts and souls to continue in life when things are impossible. let me break this down a little further.                                                                                                                                                                                  ok , definition of body :

    1. Definition of body



      1. 1a :  the main part of a plant or animal body especially as distinguished from limbs and head :  trunk held her arms close to her body a bird with a yellow body and head and black markings on its wingsb :  the main, central, or principal part: such as (1) architecture :  the nave of a church (2) :  the bed or box of a vehicle on or in which the load is placed (3) :  the enclosed or partly enclosed part of an automobile the truck’s body, hood, and fenders

      2. 2a :  the organized physical substance of an animal or plant either living or dead She has a muscular body. body parts normal body temperature: such as (1) :  the material part or nature of a human being when the soul leaves the body (2) :  a dead organism :  corpseThe body was shipped home for burial.b :  a human being :  person What’s a body to do?

      3. 3a :  a mass of matter distinct from other masses body of water the movements of celestial bodiesb :  something that embodies or gives concrete reality to a thinghis intuitions of the future may still give body to a better world — New York Timesalso :  a sensible object in physical spacec :  aggregatequantity body of evidence

      4. 4a clothing :  the part of a garment covering the trunk or torso the body of a wet suitb :  the main part of a literary or journalistic work :  text 2b The body of the article is devoted to an analysis of the problem.c :  the sound box or pipe of a musical instrument

      5. 5:  a group of persons or things: such asa :  a fighting unit :  force body of cavalryb :  a group of individuals organized for some purpose a legislative body the university’s student body

      6. 6a :  fullness and richness of flavor (as of wine) a wine with full bodyb :  viscosityconsistency —used especially of oils and greasec :  denseness, fullness, or firmness of texture Her hair lacks body and shine.d music :  fullness or r

        Definition of spirit

        1. 1:  an animating or vital principle held to give life to physical organisms

        2. 2:  a supernatural being or essence: such asa capitalized :  holy spiritb :  soul 2ac :  an often malevolent being that is bodiless but can become visible; specifically :  ghost 2d :  a malevolent being that enters and possesses a human being

        3. 3:  temper or disposition of mind or outlook especially when vigorous or animated in highspirits

        4. 4:  the immaterial intelligent or sentient part of a person

        5. 5a :  the activating or essential principle influencing a person acted in a spirit of helpfulnessb :  an inclination, impulse, or tendency of a specified kind :  mood

        6. 6a :  a special attitude or frame of mindthe money-making spirit was for a time driven back — J. A. Froudeb :  the feeling, quality, or disposition characterizing something undertaken in a spirit of fun

        7. 7:  a lively or brisk quality in a person or a person’s actions

        8. 8:  a person having a character or disposition of a specified nature

        9. 9:  a mental disposition characterized by firmness or assertiveness denied the charge withspirit

        10. 10a :  distillate 1: such as (1) :  the liquid containing ethanol and water that is distilled from an alcoholic liquid or mash —often used in plural (2) :  any of various volatile liquids obtained by distillation or cracking (as of petroleum, shale, or wood) —often used in pluralb :  a usually volatile organic solvent (such as an alcohol, ester, or hydrocarbon)

        11. 11a :  prevailing tone or tendency spirit of the ageb :  general intent or real meaning spirit of the law

        12. 12:  an alcoholic solution of a volatile substance spirit of camphor

        13. 13:  enthusiastic loyalty school spirit

        14. 14capitalized, Christian Science :  god 1b

        15. “Spirit.” Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d. Web. 2 Aug. 2017.

        So i know your thinking , i do not need a explanation of definitions of these terms but in order to fully explain health we need to understand what that is exactly? what is health, it is all that a human is, mind, body and spirit. In order to maintain health we need to address all that health is Mind body and Spirit.  i wanted to address all issues pertaining to what health is or is not, when going to the doctor does he or she address all these components do insurance companies address these things? health is actually priceless , it dictates all that you can or cannot do. tomorrow you could loose your heath , what then , how will you handle this , will your insurance cover all the treatments that could save your life or will profit be more important than your health.