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Public Health Definition

 Public Health Definition Public health is “the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health through the organised efforts and informed choices of society, organisations, public and private, communities and individuals.” Public health is typically divided into epidemiology, biostatistics and health services. Environmental, social, behavioral, and occupational health are also important subfields. […] Continue reading →

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Public Health Definition    History of public health have started at Early public health interventions. The science of epidemiology was founded by John Snow’s identification of a polluted public water well as the source of an 1854 cholera outbreak in London. Dr. Snow believed in the germ theory of disease as opposed to the prevailing […] Continue reading →