What Is Social Health
The individual’s health that represents the general health of the society he lives in and prospers is the one aspect of Social Health. It can also be defined as the general health of the society and mutual behaviors and treatments of the inhabitants of the society with one another. The importance of Social Health can be well understood through the health of the individuals living in the society which has been expressed through a wide panorama of taking care of mutual health of the inhabitants of the society.
Health of a person in a society can be taken care of in three ways, physical health, mental health and social health, to prosper in the social network. The first two aspects of health are linked with the working capacity of the person, physical as well as mental, and can be taken care of on the basis of individual symptoms, for their proper progress. On the contrary Social Health is linked with the person’s behavior with other members of the society and its respective effect of his behavior in relation to his own progress and well being. Though social health is a matter of huge investments but even then it is related to the mutual connections in the general society as a whole.
The interconnected nature of an individual with other people in the society, and the system by which he creates relations and meets with other people in the society is the main idea behind Social Health of the society. It also deals with the methods of creating friendships and other relations in the society and nurturing them properly for mutual growth of each other. These relations can be nurtured in many ways, so far as the health of the society is concerned, for the mutual benefit within the society. It can well be understood through the instance of surveying the sexual status in the society, which is directly linked with physical, metal and social health of the society, their relations with each other, the representation of an individual with other inhabitants of the society in this respect and the resultant effect on the relations of that individual with other members of the society.
Social health also necessary to be taken care of for the well being of the whole society as isolation can be a cause of many physical and mental ailments. Human being is a social animal and while living in society everyone has to take care of the other inhabitants for the overall growth of the society. Many experts in this field had started to identify the significance of social health for the general betterment of the society.