Promoting health through risk reduction

Publisher: Macmillan in New York, N.Y

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  • Medicine, Preventive.,
  • Preventive health services.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Marilyn M. Faber, Adina M. Reinhardt ; foreword by Anne R. Somers.
ContributionsFaber, Marilyn M., Reinhardt, Adina M., 1928-
LC ClassificationsRA425 .P77
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 363 p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4262468M
ISBN 10002334850X
LC Control Number81008245

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-Pender et al () consider health promotion to be different from disease prevention or health protection-The individual's underlying motivation for the behavior is the major difference-Difficulty in separating the terms health promotion & health protection lies in the fact that an activity may be carried out for numerous reasons.   Health communications, health education, and risk reduction interventions for groups, which provide peer education and support, as well as promote and reinforce safer behaviors and provide interpersonal skills training in negotiating and sustaining appropriate behavior change. Specific Health Risks with Obesity. There are some diseases that are seen with increased frequency in persons who are obese, including certain types of cancer, diabetes mellitus, coronary artery disease, stroke, hypertension, cardiomyopathy, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, osteoarthritis, reproductive problems, sleep apnea, and gallbladder disease.   Population-based studies suggest that factors associated with overall good health may also reduce the risk of dementia and cognitive decline. These factors include regular physical activity, eating a healthy diet and keeping your brain active through lifelong learning.

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