Increase in type 2 diabetes among youth
Topic: Evidence based practice on Health Promotion and/or Illness Prevention
Background: Health promotion has become priority issues and future directions for health professions from a world perspective. At the same time, we should be focusing on how to prevent illnesses personally and within the community. By focusing on individuals, families, communities, and the environments in which people live, work, and play; the health care professionals today are vital links for promoting health and preventing illness nationally and internationally. Nurses today are required to have sufficient knowledge, vision and expertise to provide the education required to promote healthy living to their clients.
Directions: Construct a paper written in APA format that illustrates your knowledge of the nursing role in health promotion and/or disease prevention. The following items must be present within the document:
1.Topic: A health promotion or illness prevention initiative that you can relate to personally. It should be something that affects you personally, or someone close to you.
2.Choose 1 disease process to guide your writing. This can be a chronic or an acute illness.
3.Address any ethical issues that exist, if any, with this initiative.
4.Describe lifestyle changes needed with this initiative.
5.Include patient education that is needed for this initiative.
6.Utilize at least 5 reliable resources.
7.You must follow APA guidelines, your paper must be 3-4 pages in length (not including title or reference pages). Include the following components: