Public health refers to all organized measures (whether public or private) to prevent disease, promote health, and prolong life among the population as a whole. Public health is the practice of preventing disease and promoting good health within groups of people, from small communities to entire countries. Public health is the science of protecting the safety and improving the health of communities through education, policy making and research for disease and injury prevention. The approach to medicine that is concerned with the health of the community as a whole. Public health is community health. Scholarly journal is a peer-reviewed journal in which scholarship relating to a particular academic discipline is published. Scholarly journals serve as forums for the introduction and presentation for scrutiny of new research, and the critique of existing research. Content typically takes the form of articles presenting original research, review articles, and book reviews. The term Scholarly journal applies to scholarly publications in all fields; this article discusses the aspects common to all academic field journals.
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