Also educating the resident on their education level would render a better

Also educating the resident on their education level

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elderly. Also educating the resident on their education level would render a better outcome as well. We must also learn to make all issues individual base because everyone’s circumstances are different. Availability of Community Resources The resources within the community that are also working towards these goals are the Health Department, local hospital and doctor’s offices, local YMCA along with other local organizations. The health department offers class on healthy eating as well as Health and Wellness checks and screening. Possible volunteer drivers to bring people with no transportation or financial means of public transportation with add in a larger amount of participants. The YMCA offers membership from as little as free to base on your income. They offer exercise classes throughout the day as well as daycare services. The Social Service offer Medicaid to those that qualify which allows for more people to be able to visit the doctor. Primary Prevention Topic My primary prevention topic is prevention of overweight and obesity through healthy nutrition and physical activity. Obesity lead can lead to diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, and stroke. When the numbers of obesity decrease so will mortalities related to heart disease, diabetes and stroke. References
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