social and personal issues_Notes

social and personal issues_Notes - 9/21/08 DSOC section...

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9/21/08 DSOC section Social Issues vs. Personal Troubles Circumstance: Obesity Social Issue: Over half of the population in America is overweight. Social Cause: The cheapest and most accessible food is the worst for you. Eating healthy and maintaining a healthy diet is expensive. In poor areas there is not access to certain diet pills or gyms. Social Solution: Try to take out the grease and fat that goes into the fast food Possibly subsidize fruits and healthy foods even more to make it more accessible to a majority of the population Personal Issue: Being obese Personal Cause: Lack of will power Hereditary. Being obese is in your genes Gym membership is a luxury. It is hard to exercise outside if the area you live in is dangerous. Lack of exercise makes sleeping more difficult and gain weight when you do not sleep enough Also in poor areas, many graveyard shift workers. This causes a poor or interrupted sleep cycle gain weight Personal Solution:
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