Create a 10 page essay paper that discusses Health Promotion Activities.
In the process of development of health promotion model, health has been acknowledged as: “the Antithesis of Diseases” (health is a range of being normal), “Balance State” (epidemiology: cycle of health-illness-death. It identifies population at high risk), “Growth” (individual psychological and physiological wellness in every life stage), “Functionality” (physiological and psychological functions that influences people and environment . relationship), “Wholeness” ( individual health is been characterized with reference to its belonging group, environment, society, and area),  .“Well – Being” (physical, mental and social good health), “Transcendence” (body – mind –spirit), “Empowerment” (power of self-control and mastery towards life-changing forces), “Resource” (resource for satisfying everyday demands and challenge of life), along with nine components: social environment, physical environment, genetic endowment, individual response  .(behavior and biology), health care, disease, health and function, well-being, and prosperity. (Gorin, S & Arnold, J., 2006)
Public health is a method of protection of peoples’ health through education, promotional activities, and research along with prevention strategies for diseases.
Health promotion is a step taken by the government, institutions, NGOs and other parties to educate and help people regarding their health by increasing self-control and hygienic habits. An individual or a group must be flexible with changing the environment and satisfying their need in a process of achieving complete health (social, physical and mental).
Under the purview of health promotion, the range and levels of systems are been underpinned by three central processes. The processes involve advocating (for broad conditions that are more supportive of health), enabling (people to take control over factors that affect their health) and mediating (inter-sectorally coordinated health).
HPA-S (Health Promotion Agenda Setting) is a process adopted for identifying problems as well as prioritizing problems and coming out with alternative solutions for setting agendas in health promotions. It also indirectly focuses on people, a critical mass stage which deals with risk behavior by offering practitioner for guiding the process of innovation on health policies focused on the population by providing education related to health problems. .