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What is Public Health ?

Public Health is a discipline aimed at improving health, prolonging life and improving the quality of life among whole populations through activities including health promotion, disease prevention and other forms of health intervention.

Adapted from WHO (1998) Health Promotion Glossary.  Geneva: World Health Organisation.

What is Public Health ?

Public Health is a discipline aimed at improving health, prolonging life and improving the quality of life among whole populations through activities including health promotion, disease prevention and other forms of health intervention.

Adapted from WHO (1998) Health Promotion Glossary.  Geneva: World Health Organisation.

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