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life·style

(līf'stīl),
The set of habits and customs that is influenced by the life-long process of socialization, including social use of substances such as alcohol and tobacco, dietary habits, and exercise, all of which have important implications for health.
The constellation of habitual activities unique to a person, which lend consistency to activities, behaviour, manners of coping, motivation, and thought processes, and define the way in which he/she lives; lifestyle activities include diet, level of physical activity, substance abuse, social and personal interactions

life·style

(līf'stīl)
Habits and customs influenced by the lifelong process of socialization, including social use of alcohol and tobacco, dietary habits, and exercise, all of which have important implications for health.

life·style

(līf'stīl)
Set of habits and customs influenced by life-long process of socialization, including social use of substances such as alcohol and tobacco, and exercise.

Patient discussion about lifestyle

Q. My friends’ life style has been affected by bipolar disorder. My friends’ life style has been affected by bipolar disorder. Is that true that a lifestyle affect by bipolar?

A. When you are diagnosed and being treated for Bipolar disorder your lifestyle will change rather drastically. In order to stay healthy a person with bipolar disorder must refrain from drinking and doing drugs they must also get plenty of sleep and rest. These changes can be difficult for some friends but you also have to look at the alternatives. Be patient with your friend and find things you can do together that takes your friends health into consideration.

Q. what are the best diet that i can use in my every day life style should I eat less or some of the day or what

A. when you get hungry,try small snacks,like fruit or yogart,stay away from junk food,start walking like at your lunch break,when you get home,when ever you get a chance just be more activego for a jog.

Q. How long will our leaders continue sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I did research on hetro-sexual lifestyle and found many interesting facts. I do not approve that and we all know the HERETO-sexual lifestyle leads to alcoholism, drug addiction, STDs including AIDS, fatherless children, poverty and spousal abuse. How long will our leaders continue to sanction this clearly immoral lifestyle? I am getting sick on this and I think our future generations would suffer a lot. I have been doing this for quite a while but I think it is time for me to garner some feedback on the issue. Well if you people in this forum have some social responsibilities please share your views.

A. wow-wow-i did not no people like this existed,this is deep?...there has to be a problem here with the way you were brought up,as a child....i would really suggest that you get some help...bad things and good things happen to all of us....hetero-people...what happens if you take away the heterosexuals?.....human beings are not perfect,we all make mistakes.here in the united state-we have problems,but if we work together(help each other)things will start to change---a hand full of bad people,can make us all look bad.the news companys make it seem worst than it really is......at one time in our history(usa)one set of people kept another set of people in slavery(the southern state)for 300yrs....when the northern states got rid of slavery..black people were pushed a side,we were hanged on trees...we were shot...our churches were burned down...our woman were raped...we couldnt vote...and we couldnt get jobs...and also our leaders were killed..for wanting to change things----people who look d

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Those types of life-style choices are in themselves dramatic and sometimes painful.
It is great news if you are planning a spell of baby-making, but not such good news if you are in work and feel aggrieved at having to fork out more money to pay for the life-style choices of people who may well be better off than you.
Furthermore, insurance does not consider such holistic issues as adverse life-style choices and social or educational needs, thereby creating informational gaps for the health care manager.
In regular visits by the same provider, families can be more effectively educated about positive life-style choices, thus promoting continued good health and preventing minor problems from becoming major.
Healthy Hearts-Healthy Community is designed to encourage healthy life-style choices in rural Northern Maine.
There is no question that their master plan for the western corridor of downtown Nassau will have far-reaching impacts on the Bahamian entertainment and cultural scene with significant influence brought to bear on future life-style choices, work habits and cuisine," he said.
Some people are willing to work long hours; others want shorter hours and life-style choices.