A day in the life of Josie

A day in the life of Josie - problems just stress her out...

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Day in the Life of Josie 1 ) A day in the life of Josie Axia College of University of Phoenix HCA 250
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Day in the Life of Josie 2 . When it comes to our beliefs and behaviors it is hard to believe that it affects our health but, it does. Many people find this hard to believe but, when we look at Josie we see she is not very healthy. Every day she continues to do things that are not good for her during the day. When we look at a 58 yr old woman who smokes constantly and has high blood pressure, we are in awe that she doesn’t try to stop. Josie is aware that her blood pressure is a serious health problem but, she doesn’t stop smoking, eating junk and refuses to exercise. She is divorced and has no one at home to keep her in shape or stay in shape for. If she had someone she really cared then she would probably be on the right track to stay healthy. She has a long way to go to work and uses the windshield time to focus on the negative things going on in her life. These
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Unformatted text preview: problems just stress her out which causes her to smoke more cigarettes. The things that stress her out are her grandson, the place where she lives because, it is not safe and the test results from a free screening. These problems cause more stress for her which elevates her blood pressure. She chooses not to exercise or take the stairs which leaves her out of shape and out of breath. She does consider her family’s history of health problems but, doesn’t give it a second thought. Josie feels fine so, she thinks she doesn’t need preventative care since she is not sick. Josie’s thoughts and behaviors are hurting her chance of living a long life. If she does not make better choices soon she will have major health issues. Day in the Life of Josie 3 References Axia College HCA 250 [Figures – note that this page does not have the manuscript header and page number]...
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This note was uploaded on 08/05/2011 for the course HCA 250 taught by Professor Robbiejohnson during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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