Your comments will be graded on how well they meet the Discussion Requirements posted under Before You Begin.
You are a public health worker who has developed a program to address our nations number one cause of mortality (cardiovascular disease [CVD]). The program focuses on three main risk factors: nutrition, physical activity, and tobacco use. The community you are working with is low-income, low-education, multicultural, and the aforementioned risk factors are prevalent throughout.
This discussion has two parts:
- Pick one CVD risk factor and describe your first step to engage the community in your program.
- Identify and discuss at least 2 different methods to reach an intended audience. Provide examples of the method in use.