What is health promotion and why is it important?

What is health promotion and why is it important?

 

You have recently been assigned Health Promotion as a new priority for the upcoming year.  Review the C-Span Health Promotion (Links to an external site.)

https://www.c-span.org/video/?300273-5/health-promotion-strategy

video and determine how you can use this information to promote health within your community.  Explain the importance of health promotion and the impact on the nation and the world.  How much should the government play a role in our health?  How much should the individual take control of his or her own health?  Would it be a more effective strategy to invest in preventive healthcare rather than treating sickness and disease?  Provide an argument for and against health promotion.The Health Promotion assignment

 

What are the 5 approaches to health promotion?

 

  • Must be three to four double-spaced pages in length (not including title and reference pages) and formatted according to APA style as outlined in the Writing Center.
  • Must include a separate title page with the following:
    • Title of paper
    • Student’s name
    • Course name and number
    • Instructor’s name
    • Date submitted
  • Must use at least three scholarly sources in addition to the course text.