I use the word nursing for want of a better. It has been limited to signify little more than the administration of medicines and the application of poultices. It ought to signify the proper use of fresh air, light, warmth, cleanliness, quiet, and the proper selection and administration of diet — all at the least expense of vital power to the patient.
Notes on Nursing (1860)
Health cannot be a question of income; it is a fundamental human right.nelson mandela
I am pretty health-conscious, so when my girlfriend and/or I make dinner--no, I don't have a cook!--we choose the healthier options: lean meats, steamed veggies, fish, etc. Of course, there are always those cravings for the "bad foods" that I do give in to once in a while!tiger woods
Male circumcision provides a degree of protection against acquiring HIV infection, equivalent to what a vaccine of high efficacy would have achieved. Male circumcision may provide an important way of reducing the spread of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa.Bertran Auvert
Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.john f. kennedy
Of course, I want to be number one. But being happy and healthy is the most important thing.Venus Williams
In terms of fitness and battling through cancer, exercise helps you stay strong physically and mentally.Grete Waitz
The health effects of air pollution imperil human lives. This fact is well-documented.Eddie Bernice Johnson
A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite. And to act so is immoral.leo tolstoy
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