Hygeia


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Hy·ge·ia

 (hī-jē′ə)
n. Greek Mythology
A daughter of Asclepius and goddess of health.
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Hygeia

(haɪˈdʒiːə)
n
(Classical Myth & Legend) the Greek goddess of health
Hyˈgeian adj
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Noun1.Hygeia - (Greek mythology) the goddess of healthHygeia - (Greek mythology) the goddess of health; daughter of Aesculapius and sister of Panacea
Greek mythology - the mythology of the ancient Greeks
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References in classic literature ?
I am no worshipper of Hygeia, who was the daughter of that old herb-doctor AEsculapius, and who is represented on monuments holding a serpent in one hand, and in the other a cup out of which the serpent sometimes drinks; but rather of Hebe, cup-bearer to Jupiter, who was the daughter of Juno and wild lettuce, and who had the power of restoring gods and men to the vigor of youth.
Homoeopathy is insignificant as an art of healing, but of great value as criticism on the hygeia or medical practice of the time.
Hygeia herself would have fallen sick under such a regimen; and how much more this poor old nervous victim?
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Speaking separately at the 2019 Healthcare Nigeria Conference of Hygeia HMO with the theme: 'Healthcare In Nigeria: Transformative Solutions,' held at Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Dr Sanwo-Olu said the task of delivering an efficient and effective healthcare could only be accomplished through a collaborative effort of individuals, organisations, government, NGOs and development partners.
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Uma analise da producao bibliografica recente revelou que, por exemplo, dos 106 artigos cientificos publicados no periodo de 2005 a 2011 na Revista Hygeia, as doencas mais referidas foram a Dengue (16,87%), as doencas respiratorias (11,90%), a Doenca de Chagas (9,52%), a Malaria (9,52%), a Febre Amarela (7,14%), a Leptospirose (7,14%) e a Hanseniase (7,14%) (MARANHAO, 2014).
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Even though the Oath named a pantheon of gods and goddesses (Apollo, Aesculapius, Hygeia, Panacea, and "all the gods and goddesses"), its moral authority was not based on religion.