interest within health care delivery H e a l t h M e d i c a l

interest within health care delivery H e a l t h M e d i c a l

Unit 4 Blog

The purpose of this assignment is to provide the opportunity to review and discuss with your peers an area of interest within health care delivery that characterizes the importance of good health in the United States. This assignment entails the review of one peer-reviewed or scholarly article of your choosing in a blog format, the posting of three questions for discussion, and your response to the second document below. Please note the second document should be separated from this assignment.

The completed assignment should include the following components:

Provide a summary of the article, and explain why this is an important issue.

Develop three questions with the following criteria in mind:

  • the contrast of the relationship between behavioral risk factors and social determinants of health,
  • an examination of the challenges and opportunities to improve inequality in vulnerable populations, and
  • one additional question of your choosing.

Include the reference for your chosen article, which must be peer-reviewed or scholarly, and include a link to the article within.

Your initial blog posting should be at least 250 words in length.

Remember that the blog should be in a conversational format. Be sure to explain any technical terms, as this would be for the whole community to view, including those unfamiliar with your chosen topic.

Other Reminders:

Proofread, Proofread, Proofread. Spell Check is not enough.

Watch for grammar, punctuation, in text citation and reference format as these are gradable elements.

Second Document –

Students Blog question and answer below should be in a separate document and please cite sources if any used.

Unit IV Blog – The Important of Childhood Obesity

The overall social and behavioral risk factors that are associated with the obesity among the young children. Childhood obesity is one of the major health problems in the united states. With the resources an education of healthy diet and eating of variety of fruits and vegetables and physical activity habits can be part of the social and behavioral risks. This can come with the schools and care center the children are attending or the help to promote the policies that are determine of the peer and social support of promotion good health to our children. There are some health risks during childhood obesity that can be harmful to the body. Like high blood pressure, breathing problems, or gastro problems like reflux or heartburn due to obesity. And this can tend to lead to related low self-esteem or even anxiety and depression. But the goal is to break the cycle of childhood obesity and becoming adults with obesity. Which can lead to a more serious health conditions which include heart disease, type 2 diabetes or even cancer. That why it’s very importance to maintain a level of maintaining the eating habits of the young children and maintain a schedule for movement and activity to take control of the childhood obesity. And lead by example, plan family activities that can provide everyone the opportunity to exercise, that can be walking or biking. This also help to with the participating in the activities to help and to enjoy and to embrace.

1.Do genetics play a role in obesity in childhood obesity or the behaviors that can contribute to the intergenerational transmission of obesity.

1.The question is which factors that play a role in weight gain, is it the higher BMI, higher maternal BMI or the lower maternal education in the development of childhood obesity.

1.Do health conditions and medications increase the risk.

Bass R, Eneli I. Postgrad Med J. (2015) Severe childhood obesity: an under recognized and growing health problem.