1387

Module 4 SLP 200

Before you begin this assignment, read through the Home page and the required readings. Specifically view the Part 1: Public health & environmental approaches to obesity prevention [video presentation] at http://vimeopro.com/aptrmodules/phlm/video/75319797

This video is part of Public Health Learning Modules project funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and developed by Temple University Department of Public Health and the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research as a free teaching resource for public health professionals. 

For this component of the Session Long Project, you will describe current environmental strategies, practices, and recommendations to build and promote health. Your task is to submit a paper that responds to the following questions:

  1. Describe the

    problem of obesity in the United States and discuss the role of the built environment in exacerbating such problem.
  2. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention came out with recommended prevention strategies to address the problem of obesity. Describe the three environmental strategies related to food access that were highlighted in the video presentation. 
  3. Conduct your own literature search and identify two community-level strategies that have been shown to increase physical activity.  Be sure to cite your sources to support your perspective. 

Length: 2–3 pages.


Question Field

Asked by chelseamayer
4 years ago
NO ANSWERS YET
RELATED QUESTIONS
89 Rank 481 Views
 HCA 340

Asked by smithchristopher 3 years ago

570 Rank 84 Views
 COMMENT FAITH

Asked by susanbowman 3 years ago

142 Rank 1351 Views
303 Rank 174 Views
206 Rank 893 Views
 COMMET HOLLY

Asked by ajoseph 3 years ago

513 Rank 133 Views
 NRM W9A2

Asked by sydney10 3 years ago

426 Rank 1167 Views
 Prof Lex Only

Asked by diana46 3 years ago

1426 Rank 1286 Views
 Need In 9 Hours 8am My Time

Asked by tracy52 3 years ago

284 Rank 740 Views