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Health and prevention of disease in a free society

Albert L. Fisher

Health and prevention of disease in a free society

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Published by LaCrosse Neuropsychiatric Clinic in LaCrosse, Wis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- Philosophy.,
  • Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation.,
  • Health.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlbert L. Fisher.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR723 .F54
    The Physical Object
    Pagination337 p. ;
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4428430M
    LC Control Number79054022

    Preventive healthcare, or prophylaxis, consists of measures taken for disease prevention. Disease and disability are affected by environmental factors, genetic predisposition, disease agents, and lifestyle choices and are dynamic processes which begin before individuals realize they are e prevention relies on anticipatory actions that can be categorized as primal, primary.


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