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Health Status of Students of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidhyalay, Indore | Original Article

Dhruv Bhalla*, in International Journal of Physical Education & Sports Sciences | Physical Education, Health, Fitness & Sports


The present study intended to find out the health status of Devi Ahilya University, Indore. The 200 students from different departments of Devi Ahilya University, Indore served as subjects for this study. Age of subjects ranged between 20-25 years.Health Questionnaire - 18 (GHQ-18 the criterion measure for testing the hypothesis in the study were being the scores obtained in General) Designed by David Gold berg and Paul Williams.The subjects were being instructed to mark content of each item according to the required questions. There was no time limit for the completion of the questionnaire but the subjects were instructed not to consider longing over any statement and responded all the statement in the test independently. They were also request to give their free and frank answers. Subjects were ensured that the responses given by them on the questionnaire will be kept strictly confidential and not be revealed to anyone. It shows that the students are keeping the study stream healthy, this may be possible due to the fact that they have a good mental health, good coordination between internal and external environment. Internal means the various systems are working in good health and the external means that the physical posture is allowing the carry out the work ethics superbly.