The dynamic state of the person, wherein there is harmonious functioning of enough aspects of that being, enabling that being to enliven the highest Quality of Life feasibly capable. 



Biomedical definition of health:    the absence of disease;   normal functioning ability.

Activity that lends to the survival of the species.


Psychological definition of health:   Mental and emotional fulfillment. Self-actualization;  Peak experiences.   Absence of neurosis and psychosis.


Sociological definition of health:   Ability to fulfill ones' role and tasks.  Abides by the rules and laws. Benefit to society.


Spiritual definition of health:   Profound awareness, appreciation of truth, and a sense of bliss. Communion with the higher power.  Enlightenment.  Karma aligned with Dharma.


Naturalistic definition of health:  Harmony with the elements.


Shamanistic definition of health:  Blessings of the spirits and ancestors.


Faith definition of health:  Blessings and grace of God.


Ecological definition of health:   Protector of the planet.  In harmony with the environment.


Etymological definition of health:   Striving for wholeness.