health education – assignment

health education – assignment

Follow the steps below to complete the Health in the News assignment

  1. Locate a news article about a health concern in the United States. You may choose one of interest to you or visit for a list of current health topics.
  2. Using the ecological approach, identify the individual, family/social, community/population group, cultural/societal, and political/economic/structural factors that impact the health behaviors (150-250 words).
  3. Provide a link to the news article in your response. You may not choose obesity, youth violence or HIV/AIDS. Examples for these three health concerns are available in Chapter 2 of the course textbook.

Examples of other health concerns:


Heart Disease


Oral Health


Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Physical Abuse


Motor vehicle crashes

Substance abuse


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