CNA Chapter 5 Vocabulary

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CNA Chapter 5 Vocabulary
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CNA Nursing Assisting Hartman 3rd Edition
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  1. AGEISM
    stereotyping of, prejudice toward, and/or discrimination against the elderly
  2. AGNOSTIC
    a person who claims that he does not know or cannot know if God exists
  3. ATHEIST
    a person who claims that there is no God
  4. Buddhism
    a religion that follows the teachings of Buddha
  5. Christianity
    a religion that follows the teachings of Jesus Christ
  6. Cultural Diversity
    the variety of people living and working together in the world
  7. Developmental Disability
    a chronic condition that restricts physical and/or mental abilities
  8. HEALTH
    state of physical, mental, and social well-being
  9. Hinduism
    a religion that believes in the unity of everything and that all are a part of God
  10. Islam
    a religion that follows the prophet Muhammad and the Five Pillars of Islam
  11. Judaism
    a religion that follows the teachings of God as given to Moses in laws and commandments
  12. MORES
    the accepted traditional customs of a particular social group
  13. NEED
    something necessary or required
  14. Psychosocial Needs
    needs which involve social interaction, emotions, intellect, and spirituality
  15. Puberty
    the period at which a person develops secondary sex characteristics
  16. Religion
    a set of beliefs and practices followed by a group of people
  17. Spirituality
    of, or relating to the concerns of the spirit, the sacred, or the soul
  18. Stereotype
    a biased generalization about a group that is usually based on opinions and distorted ideas
  19. Transcultural Nursing
    the study of various cultures with the goal of providing care specific to each culture
  20. Wellness
    successfully balancing things that happen in everyday life; includes five different types: physical, social, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual

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