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KINE 2P41- Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 46 pages long!)


Department
Physical Education and Kinesiology
Course Code
KINE 2P41
Professor
Jarold Cosby
Study Guide
Midterm

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KINE 2P41
MIDTERM EXAM
STUDY GUIDE

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September 5, 2014
PEKN 2P41
Lecture 1
We will explore:
Complexities of societal definitions of health?
Who is healthy?
Who promotes health in our society?
Is health a need or a want
What is evidence
Why do we create health info?
Who thinks they are products of health info?
Are you a member of the Canadian Health Care System?
Vaccinated?-Know anyone with polio?
Oral medications-Who dies from pneumonia?
X-rays tests- broken leg vs. disability for life
Being born=1/3 of you should not be here
One of the most relevant examples for this course
Vitamins, minerals, calories fat vs. eating whatever fills you up
We have the knowledge, are we guided by it?
Ever eaten food? Vs. died from bacteria?
-Health Canada
Ever drank water? Vs. died from impurities, cholera
-Health System
Every breathe air? Vs. died from pollution
-Health system
Health System is everywhere
Eat, drink, breathe
-Health system establishes what is safe, measures things that make
us sick, and tries to fix us if food, drink or air made us sick
Impact of health info on modern Society
Impact of health info and medical evidence on modern society
-Does health info effect our lives, your life?
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-Do you care?
-It effects everything!!!
What has higher insurance? Lambo or smart car? )ts not the cost of the car it’s the
type of driver who drives the car
Who Promotes Health in our Society?
Not always who you think
(1) Government is obvious (but think about it, why do we bother?)
(2) Commercial for profit
-Why do they bother?
-Same reasons as government?
Who promoted evidence based info?
Government Commercial: For Profit
International: WHO
National: Health Canada
Provincial: Ministry of Health
Institutions: Schools, Hospitals
Personal: Doctors, lawyers
Who Promotes Health Messages?
Evidence is not our only guide In health .
Smoking is bad!
-Smoking is not allowed in public places in many countries.. why? Evidence!!
Why doesn’t evidence and health promotion always work?
-We also know donuts are bad for us
-Why are there still Tim (orton’s on every corner?
Health info is embedded in our society
Many of our choices in life are directed in some degree by health info
-and the influence of health info continues to grow
The (ealthy Science of a (ealthy Sex Life
Society’s Values and Expectations of what is Right and Wrong
When does society say you can legally have sex?
-Depends on country, state, but is because medically
Who can have sec with whom?
International: drug Companies
National: Media, TV
Provincial: Private Insurance
Institutions: Massage therapy
Personal: Friends, relatives
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