In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(physical condition)salud feminine(problems/reasons) (before noun) de salud(policy/services) sanitario(services/policy) de salud pública(regulations/inspector) de sanidadto be in good/poor health — estar bien/mal de salud
- he's worried about his health — está preocupado por su salud
- on grounds of ill health — por motivos de salud
- it's good/bad for your health — es bueno/malo para la salud
- the government's policy on health — la política sanitaria del gobierno
- (in UK) health authority — autoridad sanitaria
- health education — educación sanitaria
- health hazard — riesgo para la salud
- health worker — trabajadora sanitaria
- My health is at risk through stress and the mast has not even been erected yet.
- Shops are putting customers' health at risk by selling food beyond its use-by date.
- I hear that they pose health risks to the local population at this time of year.
- There are unacceptable geographical inequities in the levels of sexual ill health and service provision.
- Your children's health is at risk if you are often to be found lying on the sofa with a bottle of beer and a packet of crisps.
- By threatening to spread diseases, the meat trade also risks health and safety.
- One of the functions of day services is to maintain people in good mental health and to prevent relapse.
- Her concerns about contact do not appear to be irrational and relating to poor mental health.
- The next most serious and widespread health risk to humans comes from salmonella in pigs.
- The FSA has stressed there was no immediate risk to public health from the bottled water.
- An innovative scheme to promote good mental health will be offered to Swindon residents next month.
- People who are lower in the hierarchy tend to have worse health and shorter life expectancy.
- The raven indicates serious illness, obstacles to health and a decline in the life force.
- No set qualifications are needed but applicants must be in good physical health.
- People who are excluded from work have worse health and a lower expectation of life.
- My mental health began to deteriorate and by January I was in hospital after an overdose.
- Thereafter, in bad health, he took little part in military or civil affairs of state.
- Her concerns include possible health risks to children and the blight on her property.
- If cannabis was legalised then health risks would not be such a major issue!
- The site makes the list of shame for potential risk to public health and to the environment.
- Environmental health manager Ken Jones said the risk to public health was increasing.
- Council lawyers said they do not consider the pigeon feeding to be a risk to public health.
- Patrick du Val suffered from bad health as a child and was educated mostly by his mother.
- He was not given protective masks or clothing, or warned of the risk to his health.
- If it upsets people, that is a small price to pay when your child's health is at risk.
- Take one step at a time and walk your way to health with a free, short walk led by a trained volunteer.
- The foremost risk to health with using this drug is that you never know what you are getting.
- At the start of this journey, his health was bad, yes, but that was nothing compared to now.
- The Association is a charitable organisation to promote good mental health and to assist the mentally ill.
- Bodies speak their distress in physical ill health, mental distress, and self-destructive behaviour.
- It may be that associated with ongoing stress her mental health has deteriorated.
- No matter what your age, you can increase your chances of early breast cancer detection by being vigilant about protecting your good health.
- But the bug proved resistant to antibiotics and the patient's health deteriorated rapidly.
- More and more people are piling on the pounds and putting their health at risk.
- They risk damaging their own health and can put a terrible strain on their families.
- Low levels of autonomy and low self esteem are likely to be related to worse health.
- He is satisfied that there was no health risk from the clean-up of the first site.
- Fortunately, regular exercise, eating well and maintaining good overall health can slow these changes.
- Here's another thing that leads to bad health, depression and general low morale.
- Patients with schizophrenia suffer from increased physical ill health and excess mortality.
2(freedom from disease)salud feminineto drink (to) sb's health — brindar por algn
- your health! — ¡salud!
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