Public Health-Childhood obesity

Each group or individual will sign up to present on a public health issue and intervention of their choice. They will provide background information on the public health issue and explain why it is relevant and/or prevalent. They will also determine if some of the factors discussed throughout the course (i.e. urbanization, vulnerable populations, health disparities, social determinants of health, public health ethics, health literacy, etc.) were major factors in the development and implementation of the intervention that they choose to highlight. The final paper should include an introduction of your public health topic, and its prevalence in society. It should also include information about the intervention that you chose as well as information on the success or failures surrounding that intervention and suggestions for improvements. The reference page is not included in the page count and must include at least 5 peer-reviewed journal articles. It seems we all agree to focus on childhood obesity for our topic. A good intervention would be providing healthy lunches in schools. A big problem for childhood obesity is eating habits. Our world is full of junk! So why not eliminate the junk the kids are eating at school. Healthy food tends to be pricey, so offering food at a reasonable price and maybe provide snacks for children to take home too? 3. How it relates to what we’ve learned in class 4. The impact is makes on society Only write the paper on #s 3 and 4.

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