How Social Wellness Improves Your Wellbeing

 

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How Social Wellness Improves Your Health. You do everything right for your health, from tracking food and eating nutrient-dense options to working out regularly, getting enough sleep and hydrating like a champ. (Well, maybe “mostly” on all of that, anyway.). 6 strategies for improving your social health Make connections.

Social connections might help protect health and lengthen life. Scientists are finding that our links Take care of yourself while caring for others. Many of us will end up becoming a caregiver at some point in our lives. Get active. BETTER HEART HEALTH What’s good for your figurative heart is also beneficial for your literal one — forging deeper social connections can lower blood pressure, and that reduces your risk for cardiovascular disease and stroke.

How to Improve Your Social Health July is social wellness month, and serves as an opportunity to review how we interact with others. Our social wellness is more vitally important to our overall health than one may realize. In fact, those who socialize with others tend to live longer than those who prefer to isolate themselves.

Social wellness involves building healthy, nurturing and supportive relationships as well as fostering a genuine connection with those around you,” according to the University of California, Davis. It is one aspect of the total health equation, which is now receiving greater emphasis from the medical community. Why is it so Important Today?

Social wellness is important for many reasons. First off, building and maintaining relationships with others helps maintain your mental and physical health. For example, if you are going through a tough time and need someone to lean on, having a strong social network can help you heal.

Social health is as important as having good physical or mental health because being socially healthy means you will have a stable life. Good social health will help you avoid depression, anxiety and sometimes even stress. It could also help in improving your general health and well-being. What shows that you are not socially healthy?Social engagement is associated with a stronger immune system, especially for older adults.

This means that you are better able to fight off cold. Focusing on your social wellness allows you to build a supportive network as well as establish trust, communication skills, and conflict management skills. Social wellness can be nurtured by keeping in touch with family and friends, joining social groups, such as clubs or.

July is Social Wellness Month. Your health and wellness is the primary concern of Pegasus homecare professionals in Arleta. We know that social activities play an essential role in your overall health.

Social wellness depends on the quality of your relationships and interactions with others.

List of related literature:

It can include social networks, capital, cohesion, trust, participation, and willingness to act for the common good in relation to health.

“Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity” by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States, Alina Baciu, Yamrot Negussie, Amy Geller, James N. Weinstein
from Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity
by National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, Health and Medicine Division, et. al.
National Academies Press, 2017

For example, social cohesion, characterized by a hospitable social environment in which people trust each other and participate in communal activities, is linked to lower overall mortality and better selfrated health (Kawachi et al. 1997; Kawachi et al. 1999).

“Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach” by Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh
from Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach
by Leiyu Shi, Douglas A. Singh
Jones and Bartlett, 2004

All of these measures address social health, and they are based on the knowledge that happiness and wellbe­ing increase longevity and make immune systems more robust, which in many cases, improves health (Layard 2005).

“Community Health and Wellness: Primary Health Care in Practice” by Anne McMurray, Jill Clendon
from Community Health and Wellness: Primary Health Care in Practice
by Anne McMurray, Jill Clendon
Elsevier Health Sciences, 2011

At a second level, communicative or interactive health literacy develops personal skills to the extent that community members participate in community life, influencing social norms and helping others develop their personal health capacity.

“Community Health and Wellness: Principles of primary health care” by Jill Clendon, Ailsa Munns
from Community Health and Wellness: Principles of primary health care
by Jill Clendon, Ailsa Munns
Elsevier Health Sciences APAC, 2018

Measures of social health extend beyond the individual to encompass the extent of social contacts across various facets of life, such as family life, work life, and community life.

“Advanced Practice Nursing” by Susan M. DeNisco
from Advanced Practice Nursing
by Susan M. DeNisco
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2019

This includes promoting regular exercise, good nutrition, health and mental health screens, and the social support essential to the health, independence, and well-being of older adults.

“Counseling Across the Lifespan: Prevention and Treatment” by Cindy L Juntunen, Donald Atkinson, Donald R Atkinson
from Counseling Across the Lifespan: Prevention and Treatment
by Cindy L Juntunen, Donald Atkinson, Donald R Atkinson
SAGE Publications, 2002

Second, it provides opportunities for gaining skills, getting better employment, raising one’s income, and enhancing one’s social status, all of which are also related to health.

“Global Health 101: Includes Bonus Chapter: Intersectoral Approaches to Enabling Better Health” by Richard Skolnik
from Global Health 101: Includes Bonus Chapter: Intersectoral Approaches to Enabling Better Health
by Richard Skolnik
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2015

The social measures for good health are reliant on:

“Chronic Care Nursing” by Linda Deravin, Judith Anderson
from Chronic Care Nursing
by Linda Deravin, Judith Anderson
Cambridge University Press, 2019

It covers health problems, activities of daily living (ADL) skills, psychological well-being, environment, and social interaction.

“Measuring Health: A Guide to Rating Scales and Questionnaires” by Ian McDowell
from Measuring Health: A Guide to Rating Scales and Questionnaires
by Ian McDowell
Oxford University Press, 2006

The study sought to determine if this form of social capital in four diverse neighborhoods influenced self-rated health, body mass, emotional distress, health behaviors, and various chronic health conditions like arthritis, asthma, high blood pressure, and diabetes.

“Social Causes of Health and Disease” by William C. Cockerham
from Social Causes of Health and Disease
by William C. Cockerham
Wiley, 2007

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  • I always knew that connections with people was important but didn’t know it was this important. could you do a video on tips and techniques to help me be more social.

  • Let’s be honest. Maybe it has always been humans’ true naturebut because of most people being selfish, socializing with the right people is so hard that trying hard for making connections can be ultimately useless. Most people around us want to use other peoplefor emotional, economical, political, professional reasonsbut it is all about using people. Almost nobody loves somebody elseand human love basically is limited to parent-child or owner-pet love. Everything else is based on fallacies and wishful thinkingreligion, romance, and about 98% of all friendships are all a lie.

  • this video feels like it should be given to aliens that have never had a relationship. very intuitive stuff here. not sure why it needed to be made into a video

  • National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA) is a national charity and membership association representing children’s day nurseries across the UK. As part of our online training material, NDNA would like to include the above video to support our e-learning modules. I would be very grateful for your permission to link to/embed this video as part of this online course.

  • I am working on a 3 hr training for the state of Ohio Child Welfare System and I would like to embed this video clip, “Social Well Being, Importance of Social Connections” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RijQpsWEdrE. The content is a good supplement to a section in the training that helps participants see the importance of their own social connections and the losses suffered by children and families impacted by foster care. The video would be used in it’s entirety and credited. The training is not for sale or commercial publication but would be used for educational purposes in Ohio and could be shared with other state or international child welfare systems. If you are willing to extend this permission you could reply here or email the foster and adoption contact at the following training link http://ocwtp.net/Forms/OCWTP%20Contact%20Form.html. Please include information on how you prefer your work credited. Thank you for your kind consideration.

  • 1:13 note how the success sharers are depicted as men, while the hardship sharers are depicted as women. Says a lot about what is and isn’t allowed

  • I would like to show this to my students however, it is not ‘modelling’ proper grammar when the I is written as i and there are not periods at the end of a sentence. I wonder why you prepare the video in this way.

  • I use to be that person that hides in the corner and never wanted to interact with me people.
    But now I want to put myself out there now and meet a lot of people. However, a lot of people seem to be hiding in corner nowadays. Idk, a lot of people were out going and socialable when I was an outcast. Now everyone is too afraid to show themselves in public. It seems like the roles have switched now lawl.

    I could live without interaction for a bit. But sometimes, interaction is what drives me forward and improves my self esteem at times.

  • This video pretty much sums up what life is all about. After having a job, roof over your head, hobbie, self-care routine… human connection is what you’ll be left yearning for.

  • You cant recover from a episode of depression. Today there are no cures. We are starting to script MDMA and ketamine for hell’s balls. If therapy and psychology helped. We would have cured it( mental illness) by now.

  • Hi, I found your video very useful. Would you be fine with embedding this in a presentation to an internal team in my organisation. The focus is on Building and leveraging social connections. Thank you

  • i get really nervous even more that around people when I am having a panic attack. Looks like I need to do something about that too.

  • It’s all about how you mentally accept things. If you where never a socialized person your brain knows only one way, if you where then become not socialized that’s where problems start mentally.

  • It only harms your health IF you get lonely. Having a lot of social connections does not preclude the possibility of experiencing loneliness, and vice versa.

  • Great video. Great content. I liked the video a lot, very informative. And true. I made a video where I talk about similar content to this one: social online interactions and face to face interactions. The video has some jokes but is mostly serious, if any of you want to check it feel free to do so: https://youtu.be/QB44WP3QaaA

  • Patrick seems to know what he is saying. Keep putting out these videos. I noticed your quite new, but don’t look that young no offence!

  • I am quiet/shy, and all of my friends are in different classrooms. That leaves me with no friends in my class and I really need friends but it is very hard for me.

  • I’ve struggled with some mental health issues and can confidently say that a lot of anguish could have been avoided by just simply having a civilized conversation

  • Showed this to my group I am a QMHP for people with Mental Illness and my clients really enjoyed the information and so did I. Thank you