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  • In this report, the Special Rapporteur calls for a paradigm shift in mental health policies, moving away from a strict biomedical approach to an approach in which the social and underlying determinants of mental health are also addressed, among others by the prioritization of mental health promotion and prevention in public policy. (ifhhro.org)
  • 2 HEALTHY PEOPLE The Surgeon General s Report On Health Promotion And Disease Prevention 1979 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, EDUCATION, AND WELFARE Public Health Service Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health and Surgeon General DHEW (PHS) Publication No For sale by the Superintendent of Documents. (docplayer.net)
  • D c. -1 SURGEON GENERAL OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE The Honorable Joseph A. Califano, Jr. Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare Dear Mr. Secretary: I am pleased to transmit herewith the manuscript of the Surgeon General's Report on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention. (docplayer.net)
  • I would particularly like to express appreciation to Dr. J. Michael McGinnis, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health (Disease Prevention and Health Promotion) and his staff, and to Dr. David Hamburg, President of the Institute of Medicine, of the National Academy of Sciences, for his leadership in mobilizing the resources of the Institute to provide the accompanying papers which present documentation for the report. (docplayer.net)
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  • People of all ages, when they have mental health needs, too often suffer from either an absence of care and support or from services that are ineffective and harmful. (ifhhro.org)
  • 8 CHAPTER I INTRODUCTION AND SUMMARY The health of the American people has never been better. (docplayer.net)
  • Environmental hazards and behavioral factors also exact an unnecessarily high toll on the health of our people. (docplayer.net)
  • It is the thesis of this report that further improvements in the health of the American people can and will be achieved--not alone through increased medical care and greater health expenditures--but through a renewed national commitment to efforts designed to prevent disease and to promote health. (docplayer.net)
  • This report is presented as a guide to insure even greater health for the American people and an improved quality of life for themselves, their children and their children's children. (docplayer.net)
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  • At the Thirty-fifth session of the Human Rights Council (June 6-23, 2017), the Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health presented his latest report, focusing on mental health as a global health priority. (ifhhro.org)