Category: Health Assessment

Online Assessment Software

There are so many fun things to do on the internet.  Years ago I took a test along with my whole family to determine what kind of dog I would be if I were a dog, totally silly and very fun.  Or have you ever gone to a site that predicts your perfect Hollywood star date.  OK, this one...

Glossary of Health & Wellness Terms

Aggregate Data – In statistics, aggregate data describes data combined from several measurements. When you aggregate data, you replace groups of observations with summary statistics based on those observations.In economics, aggregate data or data aggregates describes high-level data that is composed from a multitude or combination of other more individual data.  (Wikipedia) Algorithm – A step-by-step protocol, as for management...

Mathematics and your Health – Are you just a number?

Math was definitely not my best subject in school.  I loved the logic of algebra but had difficulty memorizing the proofs, and geometry seemed like science fiction with all those planes and lines intersecting in space.  But now I wish I had paid more attention.Seems like even our members of congress who can’t figure out how to balance a...

What is a Health Risk Assessment Tool?

A Health Risk Assessment Tool is an innovative, interactive system devised wherein the risks and situations of health of various people are gauged through a three step process which includes a questionnaire, an estimation of the risks possible or a diagnosis of an overall situation of health and a meeting with a health advisor or in any way that...