Health Promotion Posting


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Health Promotion Posting
Nursing Assignment 2 Parts
Unit 4: Health Promotion Posting
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (2005) Health Belief Model (HBM) addresses the individual’s threat of the disease, benefits of avoiding the disease and factors influencing decisions. The purpose of this essay is to discuss a client’s health condition, his need for health promotion, health promoting activities and self-responsibility in participating in the health promoting activities.
Mr. J. is a 52 year old African American obese male with a past medical history of hyperlipidemia and hypertension and a body mass index (BMI) of 33 who could have benefited from nursing educational intervention. The educational intervention...
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