Discuss the Future Directions in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research and Practice.
Question: Discuss the Future Directions in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research and Practice.
Your initial post must be 2 – 3 paragraphs in length. First person is suitable for discussion boards. It is expected that each student researches a minimum of two articles in addition to the reading resources provided below. Please support your responses with peer-reviewed articles and governmental websites. A minimum of three to five references is required. Your sources must be no more than 5 years old unless they provide historical perspective and/or is seminal literature
Optional references to use:
- Chou, W.S., Prestin, A. Lyons, C., and Wen, K. (2013). Web 2.0 for Health Promotion: Reviewing the Current Evidence. American Journal of Public Health, 103(1): e9–e18.
- Bauer, U. E., Briss, P. A., Goodman, R. A., & Bowman, B. A. (2014). Prevention of chronic disease in the 21st century: elimination of the leading preventable causes of premature death and disability in the USA. The Lancet, 384(9937), 45–52. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60648-6
- Free, C., Knight, R., Robertson, S., Whittaker, R., Edwards, P., Zhou, W., Rodgers, A., Cairns, J., Kenward, M. G., & Roberts, I. (2011). Smoking cessation support delivered via mobile phone text messaging (txt2stop): a single-blind, randomised trial. The Lancet, 378(9785), 49–55. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(11)60701-0