Global Health Vocabulary
Vocabulary Words related to health and global health
Terms in this set (14)
A microorganism that causes diseases
A living being, a form of life.
Spreads rapidly to others
a sign or indication of something.
the preservation of mental and physical health by preventing or treating illness through services offered by the health profession
an epidemic that is geographically widespread
Loosing of bodily fluids
the results in the body of poor nutrition; undernutrition, overnutrition, or any nutrient deficiency
process by which resistance to an infectious disease is induced
substance prepared from killed or weakened pathogens and introduced into a body to prevent future disease outbreak
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
The health of the world in general