Well-being

Well-being, wellbeing,welfare or wellness is a general term for the condition of an individual or group, for example their social, economic, psychological, spiritual or medical state; a high level of well-being means in some sense the individual or group's experience is positive, while low well-being is associated with negative happenings.

In economics, the term is used for one or more quantitative measures intended to assess the quality of life of a group, for example, in the capabilities approach and the economics of happiness. As with the related cognate terms 'wealth' and 'welfare', economics sources often contrast the state with its opposite. The study of well-being is divided into subjective well-being and objective well-being.

Background

Although there has not been a clear definition established for well-being, it can be defined as “...a special case of attitude”. This definition serves two purposes of well-being: developing and testing a [systematic] theory for the structure of [interrelationships] among varieties of well-being, and integration of well-being theory with the ongoing cumulative theory development in the fields of attitude of related research”. One’s well-being develops through assessments of their environment and emotions and then developing an interpretation of their own personal self. There are two different types of well-being: cognitive and affective.. Social well-being is mentioned in Canadian law.

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John Turturro’s Emmy-Winning Spark: Dive into Your Free Daily Horoscope & Celestial Birthday Insight for ...

The Tribune Greeley 28 Feb 2024
Your Daily Horoscope for February 28. BIRTHDAY STAR. Actor John Turturro was born in Brooklyn, New York on this date in 1957 ... ARIES (March 21-April 19) ... Stay grounded and calm and make no promises you won’t be able to keep. TAURUS (April 20-May 20) ... LEO (July 23-Aug ... Protect your inner wellbeing by staying in your own lane instead of becoming entangled....
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Sean Dyche calls on Premier League to finish Everton appeal ‘for everybody’s psyche’

Yahoo Daily News 22 Feb 2024
Sean Dyche has called for an immediate decision on Everton’s appeal against a Premier League points deduction insisting the uncertainty is having a “psychological impact” on his dressing room ... I think football is ready for it ... I can control the training programme, the health and wellbeing around what we do, but I can’t control every inner thought....
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