Human and Animal Health
Healthcare is the improvement or maintenance of health, through appropriate diagnosis, treatment, prevention and cure of various illnesses, diseases, ailments, physical injuries, etc. Broadly speaking, the term “Health Care” can be applied to both Humans and Animals.
Further distinctions and specializations in the above areas, will lead to more distinct defining of the required qualifications, educational and professional training background, diagnosis methods, medical practices, etc.
Based on an individual’s aptitude, competence & skills, area of interest - one can choose from a wide spectrum of career options ranging from being an Animal Behaviourist, a Veterinarian, to providing alternative medicine, Dental services, Pharmacy related careers, Sports medicine, Nursing, Nutrition/ Dietician related practices, Mental Health Care, Allied Health services, etc.