The client’s health for the past (di ko alam eh) was painful. He verbalized that he wasconfined in a hospital 2 weeks ago due to ulcer because he kept on skipping meals. After that incident, he felt normal as before. Client is now careful of what he eats. He doesn’teat oily and fatty foods anymore. Health for him is very important because it enables himto do his daily routines like going to school. If his health is bothered, he couldn’tconcentrate on his studies because he would feel ill. Client manages his health byexercising everyday. He plays basketball every afternoon if he has time.
Nutritional Metabolic Pattern:
Client, as he verbalized, never skips breakfast. For him, it is the most important meal of the day. During breakfast, he either eats bread or rice. For Lunch, he either eats rice, burger or pasta. During breaks, he eats chips. For dinner, he, most of the time, eats rice.Client has an average intake of 6 glasses a day (size of a tumbler). He barely drinkssoftdrinks nowadays because he has a condition of ulcer.DayBreakfastLunchDinner 1Bread2 glasses of water Mechado with rice2 glasses of water Mechado with rice2 glasses of water 2Egg, Ham, Rice2 glasses of water Pasta (pesto)2 glasses of water Pasta (pesto)2 glasses of water 3Tocino w/ rice2 glasses of water Mongo w/ rice2 glasses of water Mongo w/ rice2 glasses of water
Client verbalized that he has a normal bowel movement of twice a day. His stool is solidand brown in color. He urinates at the average of six times a day. His pee is sometimesyellow and sometimes white. Client verbalized that he has no sweating disorder andsweats only when it’s hot. Client does not use any laxatives for excretion of stool, urineand sweat.
Activity & Exercise:
Client verbalized that his favorite pastime is playing basketball. If he has time, he wouldgo out and play. Client also likes to surf the internet at the average rate of 10 hours or more. If client is neither doing both, he either sleeps or listens to music.
Cognitive – Perceptual:
Patient wears glasses which have a grade of 20 on the left and 50 on the right. Client doesnot use any hearing aid. As client verbalized, he makes decisions for himself. But when itcomes to food, money going out his dad makes the decisions and he just abides by it.