Health Needs for Different Life Stages

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PHYSICAL NEEDS FOR INFANCY

Infancy needs to be immunised which develop their growth without having disease. They need breast feeding which promotes health, helps to prevent diseases and reduces health care and feeding cost. Clothing also helps the baby to be warm and keep their body away from having germs. Exercise these help them to be able and from being disable. Good hygiene these help them or prevent them from having infection or disease. Baby need safety for them to be in a safe place.

EMOTIONAL NEEDS FOR INFANCY

Infancy need love and affection which help them to feel confident and secure. They need praise, encouragement and recognition. They also need to feel secure in other to be in a safe place. They need someone to care for their needs. They also need attention to show that they are valued and being loved. They need praise which makes them to feel good.

SOCIAL NEEDS FOR INFANCY

Infant need to be taken to a group or school for them to be educated. They also need to be taken to watch movies for them to socialise and to meet other kids. They also need to be singed for when they wants to. They also need to be in a safe environment. They need to play games in other for them to stimulate their mind.

PHYSICAL NEEDS FOR CHILDHOOD

Childhood needs balance diet which helps them in their growth. They need exercise to keep them their bodies healthy and happy. They also need vaccinations which prevents them from having diseases such as Tetanus, Polio and Whooping cough. They also need fresh air which helps them to have good health and normal development. They also need to have good hygiene which prevents the spreading of germs and it gives a person healthy and clean appearances.

EMOTIONAL NEEDS FOR CHILDHOOD

Children need encouragement which helps them to belief in themselves. They will also like to make choices, which encourage them to be Confident. They also need to be supervised in what so ever they do for not to make mistakes. Children need Parental care to be somebody good in life. They also need to live in a safe environment for them to know that they are safe.

SOCIAL NEEDS FOR CHILDHOOD

Children need family background purposes e.g. Culture, Heritage and Religion/Religious. They also need friends for social gardening e.g. Birthday parties, Christening/Naming and for emotional supports. Holiday gives them freedom to be free and learn cultures and different things in life as part of education. They need activities to make them concentrates and develop their skills e.g. Football, Tennis ECT. Children need to have fun which gives them concentration as well and help them to relax and enjoying themselves e.g. Funfair and Pictures. They also go to school to be literate.

PHYSICAL NEEDS FOR OLD AGE

Old age needs to be assisted in personal care e.g. walking, eating, and bathing because some of them turn to baby when they are at that stage. They need clothing to keep themselves warm especially during winter. They also need conducive and a safer place for them to live in, in order not to contact Hypotamia. They need a very healthy food for them to keep fit. They also need equipment for their day to day activities. They need water as well for bathing, eating and cooking.

EMOTIONAL NEEDS FOR OLD AGE

As an elderly people they command respect in every ways of life. They need confidentiality as their personal issue. They need encourage independents to keep them active in cooking, bathing and washing. They need affection from the families, friends and carers to keep them going in their lives. As we all know that ‘HEALTH IS WEALTH’ they need medical treatment to keep them alive. They also need to be valued because they are painted as role model, legend and quantified with their experiences of life.

SOCIAL NEEDS OF OLD AGE

Old age need to have hobbies to keep them sane and fit. Sense of belonging helps them to be superior and to keep them alive. Travelling as well helps them to boost...
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