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The Challenge of Promoting Health

Exploration and Action

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health systems & services,
  • Personal & public health,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Health Care Issues,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Health/Fitness

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLinda Jones (Editor), Moyra Sidell (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9335447M
    ISBN 100333681746
    ISBN 109780333681749

    Health Promotion Practice 'This book, written from an international perspective and thus eminently readable by a wider audience, draws on the author's considerable experience and is amply supplied with a good range of illustrations from real-life practiceâ¦The logical structure and accessible style makes this a useful addition to the personal library of anyone who has an interest in bottom. Promoting Health, Preventing Disease The economic case This book provides an economic perspective on health promotion and chronic disease prevention, and gives a rationale for assessing the economic case for action. It provides a comprehensive review of the evidence base in support of a broad range of public health interventions, addressing not.

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OBJECTIVE To analyse dilemmas and challenges in health promotion research, and to generate ideas for future development.

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Health promotion has a key role to play in preventing disease and promoting healthy lifestyles. Health promotion work is part science and part art.

The science emerges from research and theory and the art emerges from our professional intuition and experience. The goal is to apply the science to achieve the best health promotion outcomes. However, an application of the theory, models and even Cited by: 3.

A Reader in Promoting Public Health brings together a selection of readings that reflect and challenge current thinking in the field of multidisciplinary public health.

The chapters address issues that are high on the agenda of public health and the book will develop readers′ understanding of this dynamic field. The book is organised into five sections: " Theory and Concepts in Promoting.

Promoting Cardiovascular Health in the Developing World: A Critical Challenge to Achieve Global Health. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the organizations or agencies that.

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at a degree of consensus on common characteristics of mental health promotion as well as variations across cultures. It also positions mental health promotion within the broader context of health promotion and public health.

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While primary prevention is the cornerstone of good public health, the most proactive version of positive health is the promotion of optimal health behaviors and sustaining supportive environments.

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The authors discuss the neural and cognitive mechanisms behind age-related shifts in affective experience and processing. The book begins with a broad overview of health disparities including definitions from local, state, and federal legislation, as well as alternative definitions. The authors examine current and past frameworks of analysis regarding the causes of disparities and provide a statistical overview of death rates and their implications for health care.

"Health Promoting Prisons: Dilemmas and Challenges." In Health Promotion Settings: Principles and Practice, edited by Angela Scriven and Margaret Hodgins, London: SAGE Publications Ltd, doi: /nBACKGROUND TO COMMUNITY HEALTH PROMOTION Promoting the Health of Communities Community, Health Promotion and Empowerment CHALLENGES IN PRACTICE Pre-conceptual Care Empowerment and Childbirth Teenage Pregnancy Promoting Child and Family Health through Empowerment Youth Health Promotion in the Community Homeless Women and Primary Health Care Mental Health Promotion.

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