A City Guide To Tanggu for This inability to describe what it is like to feel healthy was particularly evident in young males, who believed health to be a norm, a background condition so taken for granted that they could not put it into words. By comparison, a smaller group of mostly older women could not answer for exactly the opposite reason ? they had been in poor health for so long that either they could not remember what it was like to feel well or they were expressing a pessimism about their condition to the interviewer Radley The categories of health identified from the survey findings were n Health as not ill i.e. no symptoms, no visits to doctor therefore I am healthy. n Health as reserve i.e. come from strong family; recovered quickly from operation. A City Guide To Tanggu 2016.