~ HYGIEIA or see> SALUS
^u or see> SALUBRITY
id+ | HEALTH |
id+ | THE SOOTHING |
id+ | HEALTH is VITAL for VITALITY |
~ HYGIENE id+ | GOOD HEALTH | but
is there "BAD" "HEALTH" ?
sc> HYGIENE IS THE DISCIPLINE CONCERNED WITH HEALTH
gr HYGIENOS = GOOD HEALTH
HUGIES implies LIVING WELL
HYGEIA GODDESS OF HEALTH or
PROPHYLAXIS see> gr PHYLAS = GUARD
or PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
skrt JIVA VITAL ENERGY or
VITALITY sug> VIGOR
ukr ZHYVA LIVING sug> ANIMATED
ZHYVIT LIVING and sug> ANIMAL
ABDOMEN as in sug> VENTure
LIVING LIVER sug> VENTral
ply> | HEALTH IS SALUBRITY | see> SALUS
note every "LATINO" is aware that
A SNEEZE calls for an INVOCATION of
SALUS or saying SALUD as in it SALUTE
hx> in ROME HYGEIA HYGEA or HEGEIEIA was
SALUS as in
note SALARY or EARNINGS point to EAR see> EARTH
myth> the sisters SALUS or HYGEIA with
MEDITRINA and PANACEA represent a
HYGEIA had two sisters and a brother
MEDITRINA or MEDICINE sug> MEDIA MEDIC
PANACEA POTIONS sug> REMEDY
PODAREUS PODIATRY see> POD
THEIR PARENTS WERE ESCULAPIOS & EPIONE
HYGEIA as personification of SALUS see> SAL
SHE WAS THE GODDESS OF HEALTH and MENTAL HEALTH
HYGEIA stood for " IN CORPORE SANO MENS SANA "
or "IN HEALTHY BODIES HEALTHY MINDS"
note the link of
PHYSICAL FITNESS with MENTAL HEALTH
art> HYGEIA IS OFTEN SHOWN AS AN
ACTIVE SMILING YOUNG GODDESS
IN A LONG ROBE WITH A MILD EXPRESSION
ALONE OR WITH HER SISTER MEDITRINA OR HER FAMILY
HYGEIA MAY WEAR A WREATH OF LAUREL
SHE HOLDS A SERPENT HER ATTRIBUTE
AS THE SYMBOL OF HEALTH
THE SERPENT FEEDS FROM
A PLATE or PATERA
sc> MODERN GENETICS SHOWS THAT GENES
CONVEY INFORMATION THUS ARE
NEITHER "GOOD or BAD"
med> MEDICINE WILL SHIFT ITS EMPHASIS FROM
"DISEASE" TO DEAL WITH "LIFE"
continued see> MEDICINE
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